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India logs 10,302 new Covid-19 cases, 267 deaths in 24 hrs

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 20th November, 2021 02:35:08 PM
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India logs 10,302 new Covid-19 cases, 267 deaths in 24 hrs

 

India's COVID-19 infection tally rose by 10,302 in a day to reach 3,44,99,925 while the death toll climbed to 4,65,349 with 267 more fatalities on Saturday .

The number of active cases declined to 1,24,868 during the same period, according to Union Health Ministry data updated at 8am, Hindustan Times reported.

Active cases decreased by 1,752 in 24 hours and now comprise 0.36 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020.

Also, the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.29 per cent, the highest since March last year, the Health Ministry said.

The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 20,000 for 43 days in a row.