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India reports 2,38,018 cases, 310 deaths in 24 hours 

Health Desk | banglanews24.com
Update: 2022-01-18 12:53:37
India reports 2,38,018 cases, 310 deaths in 24 hours  [photo collected]

India's Covid curve showed marginal improvement today as the country recorded 2,38,018 new cases in the last 24 hours -- 7 per cent lower than Monday's reported 2.58 lakh daily cases, according to the Health Ministry.

310 people have died due to Covid during the past 24-hour period, taking the total death count in the country due to the infection to 486,761.

The country's caseload now stands at 3.75 crore. This includes 8,891 cases of the Omicron variant. The active cases now comprise 4.62 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has decreased to 94.09 per cent.

Meanwhile, the cumulative vaccination coverage across the country crossed 158 crore doses today.

India's Covid curve showed marginal improvement today as the country recorded 2,38,018 new cases in the last 24 hours -- 7 per cent lower than Monday's reported 2.58 lakh daily cases, according to the Health Ministry.

310 people have died due to Covid during the past 24-hour period, taking the total death count in the country due to the infection to 486,761.

The country's caseload now stands at 3.75 crore. This includes 8,891 cases of the Omicron variant. The active cases now comprise 4.62 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has decreased to 94.09 per cent.

Meanwhile, the cumulative vaccination coverage across the country crossed 158 crore doses today.

Source: NDTV

BDST: 1253 HRS, JAN 18, 2022
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