Coronavirus cases continue to rise, even though at a slower pace, with the total tally near the 75-lakh mark now.
India reported over 61,000 cases in 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s update at 8 a.m. on Oct. 18. The total tally includes nearly 66 lakh recoveries and over 1.14 lakh deaths.
The slower pace of daily infections and an improved recovery rate has pushed active cases in India below the 8 lakh mark for the first time yesterday since Sept. 2. India’s active caseload had crossed 10 lakh in mid-September.
- Total number of confirmed…