New Delhi, February 28 (News Hunt)- The single-day rise in coronavirus infections fell below 10,000 after two months, with 8,013 cases taking India’s total tally to 4,29,24,130, while active cases have declined to 1,02,601, according to Union health ministry data updated on Monday.On December 28 last year, 9,195 people were infected in a day.
The death toll has climbed to 5,13,843 with 119 daily fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated. The daily Covid cases have been recorded at less than one lakh for 22 consecutive days. The active cases comprised 0.24 per cent of the total infections, while the national Covid recovery rate had further improved to 98.56 per cent, the health ministry said. A reduction of 8,871 cases had been recorded in the active Covid caseload in a span of 24 hours, it said.