India reported 44,176 fresh COVID-19 incidences on Friday. As many as 737 deaths were also recorded on the day taking the overall fatalities from the pandemic to 4,01,083. The country has recorded 3,05,01,725 SARS CoV2 infections so far. The active infection load presently comprised 4,90,214 cases, according to data from the union health ministry.
Kerala reported 12,095 new incidences on Friday. The total number of infections has climbed to 29,49,129, active infections comprised 1,03,760 cases. As many as 146 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 13,506.
As many as 8,753 fresh cases and 156 fatalities were reported in Maharashtra on Friday. The total number of deaths from COVID-19 has reached 1,22,353 in the state. The total cases reported from the state has reached 60,79,352 of which 1,16,867 are active cases.
Other states which reported more than 1000 cases on Friday included Tamil Nadu (4,230), Andhra Pradesh (3,464), Odisha (3,222), Karnataka (2,984), Assam (2,453) and West Bengal (1,422).