India reports 7,591 fresh covid cases

New Delhi: India recorded 7,591 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Monday (August 29), the total recovery rate reached at around 98.62 per cent and total recoveries data reached to 4,38,02,993.

The total active cases of COVID-19 in India have decreased to 84,931, the health ministry data showed today. Yesterday, the registered active cases were 86,591.

A decrease of 1,660 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. The active cases comprise 0.19 per cent of the total infections, the ministry said.