India records 25,404 COVID-19 cases, 339 deaths


PTI, Sep 14, 2021, 9:43 AM IST

New Delhi: India saw a single-day rise of 25,404 new COVID-19 cases, taking the infection tally in the country to 3,32,89,579, while the count of active cases declined to 3,62,207, according to Union health ministry data on Tuesday.

The death toll due to the disease has climbed to 4,43,213, with 339 daily fatalities being recorded, the data updated at 8 am showed.

The tally of active cases has declined to 3,62,207, which comprises 1.09 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.58 per cent, the ministry said.

A reduction of 12,062 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.

Also, 14,30,891 COVID-19 tests were conducted in the country on Monday, taking the total of such examinations to 54,44,44,967.

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 1.78 per cent. This has been below three per cent for the last 15 days.

The weekly positivity rate was recorded at 2.07 per cent. The figure has been below three per cent for the last 81 days, according to the health ministry.

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 3,24,84,159, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.33 per cent.

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive has reached 75.22 crore, according to the ministry.

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20 lakh-mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5, 50 lakh on September 16, 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and the one crore-mark on December 19.

The country crossed the grim milestone of two crore cases on May 4 and three crore on June 23.

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

Top News

NEET Row: Bihar Police recover 6 post-dated cheques ‘issued for question paper facilitators’

Congress slams ruling govt for statues’ relocation within Parliament, calls it ‘unilateral’ move

‘Sweeping generalisation’: BJP counters Elon Musk over EVM remark

No need to teach about riots, demolition in schools; no attempts to saffronise textbooks: NCERT chief

Puttur: 2 killed after two cars collide head-on

ICC’s Big American Dream: Too many loose ends, over-dependence on Indian market

BJP to stage protests across Karnataka against fuel price hike

Related Articles More

Police seal Navi Mumbai meat shop for ‘hurting’ religious sentiments

NEET Row: Bihar Police recover 6 post-dated cheques ‘issued for question paper facilitators’

Fresh political slugfest over EVM tampering claims; Defamation notice issued to newspaper by poll body

Limbs of newborn found in Goa, bitten by animals; FIR registered

Sitharaman to hold pre-budget meeting with industry chambers on Jun 20

MUST WATCH

Road Mishap

VEENA STORES MALLESHWARAM

Kapu

Darshan Arrest | Renukaswamy Case

Udupi accident


Latest Additions

Ton-up Smriti, spinners hand India massive 143-run win over South Africa in 1st ODI

Police seal Navi Mumbai meat shop for ‘hurting’ religious sentiments

NEET Row: Bihar Police recover 6 post-dated cheques ‘issued for question paper facilitators’

Fresh political slugfest over EVM tampering claims; Defamation notice issued to newspaper by poll body

Limbs of newborn found in Goa, bitten by animals; FIR registered

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

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