With 11,713 new cases India’s COVID-19 tally rises to 1,08,14,304


PTI, Feb 6, 2021, 10:31 AM IST

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 infection tally climbed to 1,08,14,304 with 11,713 new cases in a day, while 1,05,10,796 people have recuperated so far pushing the national recovery rate to 97.19 per cent on Saturday, according to Union Health Ministry data.

There are 1,48,590 active cases of COVID-19 in the country which accounts for 1.37 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.

The total COVID-19 cases mounted to 1,08,14,304 and the death toll climbed to 1,54,918 with the novel coronavirus virus claiming 95 lives in a span of 24 hours in the country, the data updated at 8 am showed.

The COVID-19 case fatality rate stood at 1.43 per cent.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a cumulative total of 20,06,72,589 samples have been tested up to February 5 with 7,40,794 samples being tested on Friday.

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 and crossed 80 lakh on October 29 and 90 lakh on November 20 and one crore on December 19.

The 95 latest fatalities include 40 from Maharashtra and 19 from Kerala.

The total 1,54,918 deaths reported so far in the country include 51,255 from Maharashtra, followed 12,379 from Tamil Nadu, 12,230 from Karnataka, 10,873 from Delhi, 10,201 from West Bengal, 8,682 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,158 from Andhra Pradesh, 5,635 from Punjab and 4,393 from Gujarat.

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities.

”Our figures are being reconciled with the Indian Council of Medical Research,” the ministry said on its website, adding that state-wise distribution of figures is subject to further verification and reconciliation.

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

Top News

Wrongful arrest: Mangaluru court fines police officers Rs 5 lakhs

We don’t need to be told what to do on democracy: India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Amb Kamboj

Musk’s company aims to soon test brain implant in people

Germany out of World Cup despite 4-2 win over Costa Rica

Udupi: MLA Raghupathi Bhat terms merger of Hejamadi-Surathkal toll as ‘unscientific’

Brahmavar: Man dies after being hit by bus

Udupi: Man sentenced to 10 years in jail for raping 78-year-old woman


Related Articles More

PM Modi hurls ‘four quintals of abuses’ at Congress everyday, says Kharge

Raj: BJP moves HC, seeks direction to Speaker on resignations by Gehlot loyalists

Don’t repeat mistake committed post-Independence, bring BJP to power in Gujarat: PM Modi urges people

Centre asks FM radio channels not to play songs glorifying drugs

Kerala HC declines to interfere in PIL challenging rules for appointment of ministers’ personal staff

MUST WATCH

How to become flipper

Bannur Sheep Breed Information | Uv

This rare jackfruit tree Sidddu Halasu

Oxygen Concentrator

Deepotsava at Shri Durga Adishakti temple


Latest Additions

Date for collecting revised toll at Hejamady not yet decided: Udupi DC

Osama Bin Laden tested chemical weapons on my dogs, claims son

Wrongful arrest: Mangaluru court fines police officers Rs 5 lakhs

We don’t need to be told what to do on democracy: India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Amb Kamboj

Long Covid linked with increased body weight : Study

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

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