India: Daily COVID-19 cases decline to 52,956 on Sunday

India: Daily COVID-19 cases decline to 52,956 on Sunday

India reported 52,956 fresh COVID-19 incidences on Sunday. As many as 1,423 deaths were also recorded on the day taking the overall fatalities from the pandemic to 3,88,164. The country has recorded 2,99,34,361 COVID-19 cases so far. The active infection load presently comprised 6,97,893 cases, according to data from the union health ministry.

Kerala reported 11,647 new incidences on Sunday. The total number of infections has reached 28,09,395, active infections comprised 1,05,940 cases. As many as 112 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 12,061.

As many as 9,361 fresh cases and 605 fatalities were reported in Maharashtra on Sunday. The total number of deaths from COVID-19 has surged to 1,17,961 in the state. The total cases reported from the state has reached 59,72,781 of which 1,32,241 are active cases.

Tamil Nadu recorded 7,817 new incidences on Sunday. As many as 182 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 31,197. The total case tally has reached 24,22,497, of which 69,372 are active infections.

Other states which reported more than 1000 cases on Sunday included Andhra Pradesh (5,646), Karnataka (4,517), Odisha (3,577), West Bengal (2,184), Assam (1,775) and Telangana (1,006).