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India has recorded a spike of 53,601 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the total tally to 22,68,675. The death toll, on the other hand, reached 45,257 after a total of 871 people succumbed to the disease in the last 24 hours.
“Single-day spike of 53,601 cases and 871 deaths reported in India, in the last 24 hours. The COVID-19 tally rises to 22,68,676 including 6,39,929 active cases, 15,83,490 cured/discharged/migrated and 45,257 deaths”, said Ministry of Health.
However, on the positive side, the number of recoveries mounted to almost 16 lakhs, more than twice the active cases. The recovery rate has gone up to 69.80 percent.
Meanwhile, PM Narendra Modi will hold a video conference with Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Punjab, Bihar, Gujarat, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh today, to discuss corona related situation.