New Delhi : India has registered a single – day rise of 7,830 new coronavirus in factions , the highest in 223 days , and the count of active cases in the country has increased to 40,215 , accord in to Union Health Minis try data updated on Wednesday .
The death toll due to the disease has increased to 5,31,016 with 16 new fatal ties being reported two each in Delhi , Punjab and Himachal Pradesh , and one each in Gujarat , Haryana , Maharashtra , Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh , and five reconciled by Kerala – the data updated at 8 am stated .
The tally of Covid cases in the country was recorded at 4.47 crore , it showed .
The country had recorded a single – day jump of 7,946 COVID – 19 cases on September 1 last year . The count of active cases now comprises 0.09 per cent of the total infections , while the national COVID – 19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.72 per cent , according to the health ministry website .
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease has surged to 4,42,04,771 , while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.19 per cent , the data showed . According to the ministry’s website , 220.66 crore doses of vaccines have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide COVID – 19 vaccination drive .