India reported 500 deaths and the highest single-day spike of 28,701 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
According to the Health Ministry Monday morning update, total confirmed cases in the country now climbed to 878,254. There are now 301,609 active cases and 553,470 people have cured/discharged/migrated. The death toll now stands at 23,174.
Globally, there are more than 12.87 million infections and 568,511 deaths. However, 7 million people have been recovered from the virus, according to Johns Hopkins University’s coronavirus tracker.