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16,577 New Coronavirus Cases Reported In India:- A total number of 16,577 new cases of coronavirus are reported in India in the last 24 hours and the total tally of the country reached 1,10,63,491. 120 new deaths are reported in the country in the last 24 hours and the total death toll touched 1,56,825. As per the reports coming from the Union Health Ministry, the total number of active cases for coronavirus are at 1,55,986 and this accounts to 1.41 percent of the total caseload in India. The recovery rate of India reached 97.17 percent and the fatality rate is 1.42 percent. On a global note, the number of total cases for coronavirus are at 11.2 crores and 24.83 lakh people died due to coronavirus around the globe.
In India, 1,34,72,643 people took the vaccination for coronavirus till yesterday. As per the reports from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the total samples tested in India till date are said to be 21,46,61,465 and the samples tested yesterday are 8,31,807. Maharashtra and Kerala have been reporting high number of cases in the country and several states imposed restrictions for the people traveling from these states. Maharashtra reported 8702 cases of coronavirus yesterday and it is followed by Kerala with 3677 cases and Punjab with 563 cases. Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka account to 84 percent of the total number of cases in the country.