Daily COVID-19 cases in India declined to 1.20 lakhs on Friday

Daily COVID-19 cases in India declined to 1.20 lakhs on Friday

India reported 1,20,332 new COVID-19 incidences on Friday. The country has reported 2,86,93,835 such cases so far, according to data from the union health ministry. The active infection load presently comprised 15,51,104 cases. As many as 3,370 fatalities were recorded during the day pushing the overall death toll due to the pandemic to 3,44,101.

Tamil Nadu recorded 22,651 new incidences on Friday. The total case tally has reached 21,95,402 active infections comprised 2,68,968 cases. As many as 463 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 26,128.

Other states which reported more than 1K cases on Friday included Kerala (16,229), Karnataka (16,068), Maharashtra (14,152), Andhra Pradesh (10,413), West Bengal (7,913), Odisha (7,729), Assam (4,548), Telangana (2,175), Punjab (2,005), Chhattisgarh (1,460), Jammu and Kashmir (1,723), Uttar Pradesh (1,112), Gujarat (1,120) and Rajasthan (1,006).