India’s COVID-19 caseload rises to 72,39,389


Team Udayavani, Oct 14, 2020, 10:13 AM IST

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 72,39,389 with 63,509 infections being reported in a day, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 63 lakh pushing the recovery rate to 87.05 per cent, according to the Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday.

The coronavirus death toll climbed to 1,10,586 with the virus claiming 730 lives in a span of 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am showed.

For six days in a row, the active cases of COVID-19 remained below 9 lakh.

There are 8,26,876 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 11.42 per cent of the total caseload, while the recoveries have surged to 63,01,927, the data stated.

The COVID-19 case fatality rate was recorded at 1.53 per cent.

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 and crossed 70 lakh on October 11.

According to the ICMR, a cumulative total of 9,00,90,122 samples have been tested up to October 13 with 11,45,015 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

Hokkadigoli Kambala: Jockey endures and wins race after falling midway; Video viral

Bantwal: BJP workers oppose Congress leaders joining party; raise slogans during induction ceremony

I will retire from politics if Congress workers are involved in Hindus’ murder: Rai

Three people attacked with swords, rods by over 60 bike-borne men in Belthangady; complaint filed

WhatsApp launches incubator prog for organisations to build solutions for healthcare issues

Kangana seeks more time to appear before Delhi Assembly panel over ‘hateful’ social media posts

Govt Job Alerts: Naval Ship Repair Yard Recruitment 2021-2022 Karwar & Goa


Related Articles More

Active COVID-19 cases in country lowest in 552 days

397 COVID-19 cases, four deaths in Karnataka

Negative test of Omicron-infected S African: Govt orders probe

Singapore says Omicron not more severe than other variants as of now

Consider booster dose for those above 40: INSACOG

MUST WATCH

Food Business Success Stories | Bahubali Home Products

Dog Theft in Shivamogga

Byndoor: Cattle carcasses insensitively dragged on road irks Hindu organisations

NEWS BULLETIN 05-12-2021

NAGALAND VIOLENCE ON CIVILIANS


Latest Additions

No plan to rename IITs after great leaders of states where they are situated: MoS Education

Hokkadigoli Kambala: Jockey endures and wins race after falling midway; Video viral

Scindia directs Delhi airport operator DIAL to do better crowd management

Arshad Warsi completes 25 years in Bollywood, says will always be grateful to industry

SC allows police to carry on probe against ex Mumbai CP; retrains it from filing charge sheet

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

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