NEW DELHI: India on Sunday witnessed a slight decrease in its daily tally of the coronavirus disease after 41,506 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 30,837,222, according to the Union health ministry’s update at 8am, reports Hindustan Times.
As many as 895 people died and 41,526 recovered due to the viral disease in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll and total recoveries to 408,040 and 29,975,064 respectively. The active cases have come down to 454,118 and constitute 1.48 per cent of the caseload.Sunday’s case figures are 1,260 less than that of Saturday’s, when 42,766 people were detected Covid-19 positive. On the other hand, the toll count on Sunday is 311 less than that of Saturday’s, when 1,206 deaths were
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 430,885,470 samples have been tested for Covid-19 so far of which 1,843,500 were tested in the last 24 hours.