India added new coronavirus infections in a single day, taking the contagion census to 4,28,51,929, while the active cases dipped below two lakh after 49 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data streamlined on Tuesday.
The death risk climbed to with 235 fresh losses, the data streamlined at 8 am stated. The diurnal COVID-19 cases have remained below one lakh for 16 successive days. The active cases declined to comprising 0.42 per cent of the total infections, while the public COVID-19 recovery rate has further bettered to98.38 per cent, the ministry said.
A reduction of cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. India’s COVID-19 census had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went once 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19. The country crossed the grim corner of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23 last time.