Since the outbreak of a pandemic, India is the only country to have recorded more than 80,000 and now over 90,000 cases on a daily basis.
According to the Union Health ministry data which was shown on Saturday, In the past 24 hours, India reported 97,570 cases of coronavirus infection and death reported in the country are 1,201.
As per the report, more than 36 lakh patients have recovered so far which has risen the recovery rate to 77.77 per cent. The active cases in the country are 9.58 lakh. The fertility rate is 1.67 %.
The government added that Daily cases are among the highest in the world, but when compared with the population is among the lowest. As of now, more than 5 crore test for detection of coronavirus infection has been conducted in the country.
Among the states which are reporting the highest number of cases on daily basis are Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka.
According to the government, these states are currently contributing 49 per cent of India’s total active cases and 52 per cent of total deaths.