New Delhi: With the arrival of 14,264 new cases of Covid-19 in the country, the total number of infected people increased to 1,09,91,651. An increase in new daily cases has been recorded for the fourth consecutive day. This information has been revealed by the data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Sunday. According to statistics up to eight o’clock in the morning, the death toll in this epidemic in the country increased to 1,56,302 with 90 new deaths due to infection. The number of people who have been cured of the disease has increased to 1,06,89,715, which has led to the recovery rate of Kovid-19 patients in the country to 97.25 percent, while the death rate is 1.42 percent.
The number of patients under Kovid-19 in the country remains below 1.5 lakh. According to statistics, the number of patients currently undergoing Corona virus infection is 1,45,634, which is 1.32 percent of the total cases. On January 29, 18,855 new daily cases were reported in the country. According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 21,09,31,530 samples have been tested across the country till 20 February.
In India, Kovid-19 cases crossed the 20 lakh mark on August 7, while on 23 August, it crossed the 30 lakh mark, on 5 September 40 lakh and on 16 September 50 lakh. It crossed 60 lakh on 28 September, while 70 lakh on 11 October, 80 lakh on 29 October, 90 lakh on 20 November and crossed 1 crore on 19 December.