India logs 42,751 COVID cases on Saturday

India logs 42,751 COVID cases on Saturday

India reported 42,751 fresh COVID-19 incidences on Saturday. As many as 932 deaths were also recorded on the day taking the overall fatalities from the pandemic to 4,01,083. The country has recorded 3,05,44,485 SARS CoV2 infections so far. The active infection load presently comprised 4,02,015 cases, according to data from the union health ministry.

Kerala reported 12,456 new incidences on Saturday. The total number of infections has climbed to 29,61,585, active infections comprised 1,03,566 cases. As many as 135 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 13,641.

As many as 9,489 fresh cases and 371 fatalities were reported in Maharashtra on Saturday. The total number of deaths from COVID-19 has reached 1,22,724 in the state. The total cases reported from the state has reached 60,88,841 of which 1,17,575 are active cases.

Other states which reported more than 1000 cases on Saturday included Tamil Nadu (4,013), Andhra Pradesh (2,930), Assam (2,375), Karnataka (2,082) and West Bengal (1,391).