India reported 40,120 new cases of COVID-19 and 585 deaths in the past 24 hours, according to a health ministry update on Friday. The active number of cases in India is currently 3,85,227, representing 1.20% of the total number of cases and the lowest since March 2020, they said.
Mumbai reported 285 new coronavirus infections and four fatalities on Friday, bringing the number of cases in the city to 7,38,807 and the death toll to 15,979, an official from Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said.
The country’s financial capital saw a slight increase in the number of new cases. On Thursday, there were 279 new infections and seven deaths.
Total cures across the country increased to 3,13,02,345, with 42,295 patients recovering in the last 24 hours. So far, 52.95 crore vaccine doses have been administered under Nationwide Vaccination Drive so far, including 57.31,574 in the last 24 hours.
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