Coronavirus: 36,594 New Cases, 540 Deaths In India In Last 24 Hours

India recorded 36,594 fresh COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, taking the overall coronavirus case count to 95.71 lakh. At 3 per cent, the daily tally is marginally higher than Wednesday’s, government data shows. The country Covid death count rose to 1,39,188 as 540 people lost their lives to the disease.

Total active cases, or those receiving treatment for COVID-19, fell to 4,16,082 as total discharged cases shot past the 90-lakh mark with 42,916 people recovering from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.