India's Covid-19 infection tally crosses 74 lakh with 62,212 new cases
Saturday, 17 October 2020 () India's Covid-19 caseload went past 74 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 65 lakh pushing the recovery rate to 87.78 per cent, according to data updated by the Union health ministry on Saturday. The coronavirus death toll climbed to 1,12,998 with the virus claiming 837 lives in a day, while the infection tally mounted to 74,32,680 with 62,212 new cases being reported, the data updated at 8 am showed.
With a spike of 67,708 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally crossed 73-lakh mark on October 15. In last 24 hours, 680 deaths have been reported in the country. The total case tally in the country now stands at 73,07,098 including 8,12,390 active cases, 63,83,442 cured/discharged/migrated and 1,11,266...
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