With 60,975 people testing positive for corona virus infection in a day, India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 31,67,323, while recoveries surged to 24,04,585 pushing the recovery rate over 75.92 percent, according to the Union Health Ministry data.
The total active cases in India declined by 6,423 after a record 66,550 patients were cured in a day on Monday.
The death toll reached to 58,390 with 848 deceased being reported in last 24-hours, the data updated at 8 am showed.
The Corona virus case fatality rate has declined to 1.84 percent.
There are 7,04,348 active cases of Covid-19 infection in the country which comprises 22.24 percent of the total caseload.
India’s Coronavirus tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020. According to the ICMR, a Total of 3,68,27,520 samples have been tested up to August 24 with 9,25,383 samples being tested on Monday said ICMR.