Udayavni Special

COVID-19 caseload in India climbs to 94.99 lakh


PTI, Dec 2, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 94.99 lakh, while the total number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 89 lakh pushing the national recovery rate to over 94 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday.

The total coronavirus cases mounted to 94,99,413, with 36,604 new infections being reported in a day, while the death toll climbed to 1,38,122 with 501 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 89,32,647 pushing the national recovery rate to 94.03 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.45 per cent.

The active COVID-19 caseload remained below 5 lakh for the 22nd consecutive day. There are 4,28,644 active coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 4.51 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23 and 40 lakh on September 5. It went past 50 lakh on September 16, 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, and surpassed 90 lakh on November 20.

According to the ICMR, 14,24,45,949 samples have been tested up to December 1 with 10,96,651 samples being tested on Tuesday.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Priyanka Gandhi stopped by UP police from going to Agra, taken to police lines

Aryan Khan moves Bombay HC for bail in cruise drugs case

Southwest monsoon to withdraw completely from India around October 26: IMD

Rains: IMD withdraws Orange alert

Cruise drugs case: Special court refuses bail to Aryan Khan

M’luru: Bajrang Dal activists attempt to storm Ivan D’Souza’s residence; detained

Mild earthquake shakes parts of north Karnataka, seventh since Oct 1

Related Articles More

Priyanka Gandhi stopped by UP police from going to Agra, taken to police lines

Aryan Khan moves Bombay HC for bail in cruise drugs case

Southwest monsoon to withdraw completely from India around October 26: IMD

India expected to see higher salary with 9.3 pc hike in 2022: Report

Rains: IMD withdraws Orange alert

MUST WATCH

Mysore Ambaari Bus Trip | Dasara 2021

Elephant Attack at Tibet Camp in Hunsuru

Pady Harvesting Mechine fare hike

Bhoomi Pooja Celebration across the Malenadu

INDIAN ARMY RESCUES THE CIVILIANS STUCK IN NAINITAL FLOODS


Latest Additions

Priyanka Gandhi stopped by UP police from going to Agra, taken to police lines

Markets skid for 2nd day as profit-booking takes hold

Aryan Khan moves Bombay HC for bail in cruise drugs case

Kerala start-up comes up with anti-virus mask ahead of schools reopening

Southwest monsoon to withdraw completely from India around October 26: IMD

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.