India Records 14K Covid Cases after End of Festivities
India recorded 14623 new COVID-19 cases across states as the follow up to Navaratri and Durga Puja celebrations. The daily cases have been kept under the 30 thousand mark for a straight 26 days, while the last time when 50 thousand or more cases were recorded was 115 days ago. The total COVID case count was 34108996 and the active cases were 178098. 197 people succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, taking the number of total fatalities to 452651. The total recovery rate was 98.15%.