India on Sunday registered the world's highest single-day spike of over 90,000 coronavirus cases taking the total caseload past 41-lakh mark, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
As per the Ministry of Health data, the Covid-19 cases in India now stands at 41,13,812, including 8,62,320 active cases, 31,80,866 cured/discharged/migrated.
In the last 24, hours, the country reported 90,633 new coronavirus cases and the death toll increased to 70,626 with 1,065 more deaths during the period.
The active cases in Maharashtra have reached 2,21,012 followed by Andhra Pradesh at 1,00,880, reports Zee News.
The number of recoveries in the country touched a record high as more than 70,000 patients were discharged in a single day. “The highest ever single-day recoveries of 70,072 were recorded on September 5 and currently, the recovery rate now is 77.23 percent. This has also led to the declining Case Fatality Rate (CFR), which stands at a new low of 1.73 percent,” said the Health Ministry.