India continues to record high number of Covid-10 recoveries exceeding 70,000 every day with 78,399 recoveries registered in the last 24 hours in the country. With this, the total number of recoveries has touched 3,702,595 with a recovery Rate of 77.88 per cent.
The country recorded 94,372 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. Maharashtra tops the list with more than 22,000 cases followed by Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka with more than 9,000 cases each. Almost 57% of the new cases are reported from five States — . Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh. The total number of active cases in the country now stands at 9,73,175. Maharashtra has more than 2,80,000 cases followed by Karnataka with more than 97,000 cases.
With respect to recoveries on a single day, Maharashtra continues to lead with more than 13,000 recoveries while Andhra Pradesh comes next with 10,000 cases.
The country recorded 1,114 deaths in the past 24 hours. Maharashtra has reported the maximum number of 391 deaths followed by Karnataka 94 deaths and Tamil Nadu 76 deaths.