India reports 1,334 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours
New Delhi : With the addition of 1,334 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours, the total tally of COVID-19 infection cases has reached 15,712 including 507 deaths, said Lav Aggarwal, Joint Secretary, Health and Family Welfare.
2,231 people have been recovered from the coronavirus so far. "This equals 14.1 per cent of the total cases," he added.
"A total of 15,712 confirmed cases have been reported in India including 507 deaths and 2,231 people, who were COVID-19 positive, have recovered. Out of the total deaths, 27 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours," said Aggarwal.
He also mentioned that it has been 28 days since the last case of coronavirus was reported in Mahe in Puducherry and Karnataka's Kodagu.
"A total of 54 other districts beside these two in 23 States/Union Territories did not report any cases in the last 14 days," he said. He informed that there are 755 dedicated COVID-19 hospitals and 1,389 dedicated health care centres in the country, which takes the total dedicated facilities where severe or critical patients can be treated to 2,144.