India reports 1,190 fresh cases in last 24 hours


India recorded 1,190 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Wednesday, the total recovery rate reached at around 98.78 per cent and total recoveries data reached to 4,41,09,133.
The total active cases of COVID-19 in India have decreased to 16,243, the health ministry data showed today. Yesterday, the registered active cases were around 17,618.
A decrease of total 1,375 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. The active cases comprise 0.04 per cent of the total infections, the ministry said.
The total death toll in the country is now at 5,30,452. In India, the first death due to the COVID pandemic was reported in March 2020.