With over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases, Odisha’s tally crosses 1 lakh


India's coronavirus deaths went up by 971 in the past 24 hours, taking the tally to 64,469, the health ministry said. Yet, India's recovery rate continues to rise and now stands at 76.6 percent.

The total number of cases includes 7,65,302 active cases, 27,13,934 cured/discharged/migrated cases and 63,498 fatalities.

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India has the third highest number of infections, behind the United States and Brazil, with more than 3.5 million cases among the population of 1.3 billion. That represents the lowest seven-day average in two months.

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The Department of Health's daily dashboard shows 3,400 people were tested yesterday. Allen County reports 174 deaths due to the illness.

"Our figures are being reconciled with the Indian Council of Medical Research", the Ministry said on its website, adding that state-wise distribution of figures was subject to further verification and reconciliation.

India reported 78,512 novel coronavirus infections on Monday, more than any other country but fewer than the previous day when it posted the world's biggest, single-day tally, as authorities looked to open more sectors of the economy.

The official number of global coronavirus cases is now at least five times the number of severe influenza illnesses recorded annually, according to World Health Organization data. That has exceeded the upper range of 2,90,000 to 6,50,000 annual deaths linked to influenza.