Dimapur, September 14 (NEx): India records 92,071 more COVID-19 positive cases on Monday, September 14, 2020 taking the total number of positive cases over 48-lakh mark, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data.
The total case tally stands at 48,46,427 including 9,86,598 active cases, while 37,80,107 cured/discharged/migrated. Meanwhile, the country also recorded 1,136 more deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the COVID-19 deaths toll to 79,722, the data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare updated.
Meanwhile, India tested 9.78 lakh COVID-19 samples on Sunday, September 13, 2020. So far, a total of 5,72,39,428 samples has been tested across the country, updated Union Health Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan in a tweet.
In the last 24 hours, 77,512 patients have recuperated. The recovery rate in the country is at a whopping high of 78 per cent, the fatality rate has come down to 1.6 per cent.
Globally, in terms of number of COVID-19 positive cases, India stands at number two, while US is at the top of the table with more than 6.61 million total cases and close to 1.97 lakh deaths from COVID-19. Brazil is at the third spot with 4.33 million total cases and over 1.32 lakh deaths.