The number of COVID-19 cases in India rose to 85.91,730 with 38,073 infections reported in one day, while the number of people who recovered from the disease soared to 79,59,406, pushing the national cure rate at 92.64%, according to Union Health ministry data updated Tuesday.
The death toll from coronaviruses rose to 127,059 with 448 new deaths, data updated as of 8 a.m. on Tuesday.
The case fatality rate of COVID-19 is 1.48%. The number of active cases remained below 6 lakh for the twelfth consecutive day.
There are 5.05,265 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country to date, representing 5.88% of the total number of cases, according to the data.
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The United States largely surpassed its previous daily record for new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, adding 201,961 cases in 24 hours, according to the tally compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
The high number, in part due to delayed data over the weekend, brought the total number of cases in the United States to 10,238,243, with a total of 239,588 deaths, as of 8:30 p.m. (01:30 GMT).
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For a week now, the number of new infections has tended to exceed 100,000 every day.
Coronavirus-related hospitalizations have also reached an all-time high, with more than 60,000 people hospitalized across the country, according to the COVID Tracking Project.
Mizoram is reporting 61 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 3,217.
A total of 2,686 discharged in the state, after recovering from the infection, number of deaths 2.
The active cases amount to 529.