Centre on Thursday said India has been registering less than 400 daily COVID-19 deaths for the last 12 days.
A release stated India recorded 24,712 new cases in the last 24 hours, taking the country’s total coronavirus count to 1,01,23,778 on Thursday.
With 312 deaths in the last 24 hours, the cumulative count has now reached 1,46,756.
At present, there are only 2,83,849 active cases, ANI reported.
The national capital logged 1,063 new COVID-19 cases, 1,120 recoveries and 37 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per Delhi Health Department.
Meanwhile, the new variant of the coronavirus that’s been spreading in the UK appears to be more contagious and will likely lead to higher levels of hospitalizations and deaths next year, a new study showed.