With 18,522 new cases registered in the last 24 hours, India’s total COVID infection positive cases has jumped to 5,66,840 as of Tuesday morning. This includes 2,15,125 active cases and 3,34,822 cured/discharged/migrated cases. The country reported 418 new deaths on Monday taking the total death toll to 16,893 deaths, acceding to Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
The national lockdown as per the new guidelines of partial lifting is expected to continue till July 31. The prime minister will address the nation today announcing the new regulations and the lockdown extension.