India sees massive jump in Covid cases, with 18,819 new infections
New-Delhi: India on Thursday reported 18,819 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours and 39 deaths, informed the Union health ministry .
As many as 13,827 patients recovered from the infection. The total active Covid cases crossed the one-lakh mark at 1,04,555. The total number of deaths in the country is now at 5,25,116.
The country has witnessed a jump of more than 4,000 cases in just 24 hours.
Yesterday India logged 14,506 new Covid cases taking the total tally of such cases to 4,34,33,345, and that of the active cases to 99,602, according to the Union Health Ministry data. India recorded 30 deaths due to coronavirus, and with it the death toll has climbed to 5,25,077.