India reported 28,591 new cases of coronavirus on Sunday, 14 per cent lower than Saturday’s cases (33,376). The country also reported 338 deaths over the same period. The test positivity rate stood at 1.87 per cent, less than 3 per cent for last 13 days, according to yesterday’s update.
The number of active cases declined by 6,595 in a span of 24 hours to stand at 3,84,921, constituting 1.16 per cent of the total infections, while the COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.51 per cent, the health ministry said yesterday.
Here are the live updates on India coronavirus (COVID-19) cases:
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Mizoram Reports 541 New COVID-19 Cases
Mizoram reported 541 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative caseload to 71,381. As per state government data, 58,747 people have been discharged in the state after recovering from the infection. There are 12,396 active cases in the state, while the positivity rate is at 31.02 per cent. With one new death in the last 24 hours, the death count mounted to 238.
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Uttar Pradesh Reports 21 New COVID-19 Cases
Uttar Pradesh recorded 21 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday that took the infection count to 17,09,547. No Covid-related fatality was reported on Sunday. The death count stands at 22,883.
Of the new cases, six were reported from Ghaziabad and four from Lucknow.