India’s Corona tally went past 71 lakh with 66,732 fresh cases, while the number of people who have recuperated crossed 61 lakh, pushing the recovery rate to 86.36 per cent, according to the Union health ministry data updated on Monday.
The country’s Corona caseload stands at 71,20,538. The death toll climbed to 1,09,150 with the virus claiming 816 lives in a day, the data updated at 8 am showed.
For the fourth day in a row, the number of active Corona cases remained below 9 lakh.
There are 8,61,853 active cases of Corona infection in the country which account for 12.10 per cent of the total caseload, the data showed.
The case fatality rate due to the Corona infection has dropped to 1.53 per cent.