New Delhi, Sep 13: The country continued to record high number of COVID-19 cases, with 94,372 counted and some 1,114 patients dying in the past 24 hours, according to the official data released on Sunday.
Sunday was also the fourth straight day, when more than 90,000 cases were registered. Except India, no country has come even close to this spike.
With the new additions, the case tally of the second-most infected country has surged to 47,54,356, while the death toll reached 78,586.
As per an update from the Union Health Ministry, the active cases now stand at 9,73,175, which is 20.47 per cent of the total cases registered. The recovery rate clocked is 77.88 per cent, while the death rate stands at 1.65 per cent.