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Covid-19: India reports 11,666 new cases | India News


NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 case count crossed 1.07 crore with 11,666 new coronavirus infections reported in one day, while the number of people who have recovered from the disease has risen to 1.03, 73,606, bringing the national recovery rate to 96.94 percent, according to data from the Union Ministry of Health updated Thursday.
The total number of infections has increased to 1,07,01,193. The death toll rose to 1,53,847 with 123 new deaths daily, data updated at 8 a.m. showed.
The number of people who have recovered from the disease increased to 1,03,73,606, bringing the national Covid-19 recovery rate to 96.94 percent, while the Covid-19 fatality rate stands at at 1.44 percent.
Active Covid-19 cases remained below 2 lakh for the ninth day in a row.
There are 1,73,740 active coronavirus infections in the country, representing 1.62 percent of the total number of cases, according to the data.
India’s Covid-19 count had crossed the 20 lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5, and 50 lakh on September 16. It went from 60 lakh on September 28, to 70 lakh on October 11. it crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20, and surpassed the one crore mark on December 19.
According to the ICMR, until January 27, 19,43,38,773 samples have been analyzed and on Wednesday 7,25,653 samples have been analyzed.

Times of India