28 October 2021

India records 16,156 fresh cases of Covid, 20 per cent higher than yesterday


The death toll climbed to 4,56,386 with 733 fresh fatalities People wearing face mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others celebrate 1 billion vaccine dose completion in India, in Ahmedabad. (Photo: PTI)New Delhi: With 16,156 people testing positive for coronavirus infection in a day, India's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,42,31,809, while the active cases declined to 1,60,989, the lowest in 243 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday.The death toll [...]