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India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 14-lakh mark with record single-day spike of 49,931 cases

PTI New Delhi | Updated on July 27, 2020 Published on July 27, 2020

The recovery rate stands at 63.92 per cent, according to the data.

With a record single-day jump of 49,931 Covid-19 cases, India’s case load climbed to 14,35,453 on Monday, while recoveries surged to 9,17,567, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

The country’s death toll rose to 32,771 with 708 fatalities being recorded in a day, the data updated at 8 am showed.

There are 4,85,114 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country, while 9,17,567 patients have recovered and one person has migrated.

The recovery rate stands at 63.92 per cent, according to the data.

The total number of confirmed cases also includes foreigners.

This is the fifth consecutive day when Covid-19 cases have increased by more than 45,000.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 1,68,06,803 samples have been tested up to July 26, with 5,15,472 samples being tested on Sunday.

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Published on July 27, 2020
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