Coronavirus cases in India reached 10,38,716 on Saturday with 34,884 cases being reported in the last 24 hours, the Union health ministry said. As many as 671 deaths were also reported in the same period.
Currently, total positive cases in the country stand at 10,38,716, including 3,58,692 active cases, 6,53,751 cured/discharged/migrated and 26,273 deaths.
The recovery rate of Covid-19 patients improved to 63.33 per cent with India witnessing a steady rise in the number of patients recuperating from the disease, the ministry had said on Friday.
With a record single-day surge of 34,956 cases, India’s COVID-19 tally zoomed past 10 lakh on Friday, just three days after it crossed the nine-lakh mark, according to the Union Health Ministry data.