India logs 48,415 new COVID cases on Wednesday

India logs 48,415 new COVID cases on Wednesday

India reported 48,415 fresh COVID-19 incidences on Wednesday. As many as 988 deaths were also recorded on the day taking the overall fatalities from the pandemic to 3,99,475. The country has recorded 3,04,10,577 SARS CoV2 infections so far. The active infection load presently comprised 5,17,642 cases, according to data from the union health ministry.

Kerala reported 13,658 new incidences on Wednesday. The total number of infections has climbed to 29,24,166, active infections comprised 1,00,877 cases. As many as 142 deaths were recorded during the day taking the total fatalities to 13,236.

As many as 9,771 fresh cases and 141 fatalities were reported in Maharashtra on Wednesday. The total number of deaths from COVID-19 has reached 1,21,945 in the state. The total cases reported from the state has reached 60,61,404 of which 1,16,364 are active cases.

Other states which reported more than 1000 cases on Wednesday included Tamil Nadu (4,506), Andhra Pradesh (3,797), Karnataka (3,382), Odisha (3,371), Assam (2,479) and West Bengal (1,478).