NEW DELHI: India on Saturday reported 60, 753 cases in last 24 hours, taking the country's tally to 29,823,546, according to the Union ministry of health and family welfare.
As many as 1,647 people succumbed to Covid-19 and 97,743 recovered in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll and recoveries to 385,137 and 28,678,390 respectively so far.
The active cases have come down to 760,019, the lowest after 74 days. They constitute 2.68 percent of the caseload.
The daily recoveries continued to outnumber the new cases for the 37th consecutive day.
Saturday’s cases are 1,727 less than that of Friday’s when 62,480 people were detected Covid-19 positive. On the other hand, the death toll on Saturday is 60 more than that of Friday’s when 1,587 fatalities were reported, the lowest in over two months.