Corona: India Records 2,710 New Cases, 14 Deaths
New Delhi: India recorded 2,710 new coronavirus cases along with 14 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,31,47,530, while the active cases rose to 15,814, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday.
The death toll climbed to 5,24,539 with 14 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.
The active cases comprise 0.04 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.75 per cent, the ministry said.
An increase of 400 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.58 per cent and the weekly positivity rate was 0.52 per cent, according to the ministry.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,26,07,177, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.22 per cent.
The cumulative doses administered in the country so far under the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has exceeded 192.97 crore.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went past 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
The country crossed the grim milestone of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23 last year.
The traffic police have extended the traffic diversions at Gachibowli by another three days in view of ongoing works at Sattva Knowledge Capital at Nanakramguda. The traffic restrictions will remain in force till Friday and will be imposed from 11 pm to 5 am.
The husband Anil of the YSRTP chief Y.S. Shamila went to the SR nagar Police station to visit Sharmila, the police allowed only Anil into the police station. He said, the police are doing wrong, he said that everyone has the right to protest.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced the launch of India’s much awaited Central bank Digital Currency (CBDC), a sort of official cryptocurrency, for retail users from December 1.
BJP leader and Union Minister G.Kishan Reddy said that the Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao government in the state is making the police to work as their agents and the behaviour of the Police is like a cat’s eyes are closed, but the people are seeing this with eyes open,
Chief secretary, Somesh Kumar said that the orders to fill the vacant posts of another 16,940 will be released in a couple of days, this is in addition to already issued orders for recruitment of 60,929 posts under different categories in various departments.
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