Covid-19 India Updates: Less Than 1.5 Lakh New Infections For The Second Day In A Row
India reports less than 1.5 lakh new Covid-19 cases for the second day in a row, in a relief to the healthcare system battling the world’s second-largest outbreak.
Nearly 1.33 lakh people tested positive for the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry's update as of 8 a.m. on June 2. Recoveries during the same period remained significantly higher at 2.31 lakh.
That took active infections below 18 lakh, for the first time in more than a month.
3,207 patients succumbed to the illness in the same day, taking the country’s total Covid death toll to 3.35 lakh.
- Total confirmed cases: 2,83,07,832
- Active cases: 17,93,645
- Total patients cured/discharged: 2,61,79,085
- Total deaths: 3,35,102
- Number of fresh cases in last 24 hours: 1,32,788
- One-day recoveries: 2,31,456
- One-day deaths: 3,207
- Total vaccination shots administered: 21,85,46,667