New Delhi, Dec 7: India recorded 36,981 fresh nCoV cases during the past 24 hours, taking the total number of infections to 96,77,203, the Union Health Ministry update said on Monday.
Besides, 391 people also died due to the virus during the last 24 hour, pushing the country’s death toll to 1,40,573.
However, 39,109 people have recovered from the disease. With these new recoveries, recovered tally reached 91,39,901 while recovery rate stands at 94.45.
Now, the active cases are 4.10 per cent. The country is home to 3,96,729 active cases. Meanwhile, the death toll stands at 1.45 per cent.
So far, India has tested 14,77,87,656 samples, of which 8,01,081 were carried out in the past 24 hours, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).