The number of daily cases in the country has come down to less than half a lakh. 46,790 positive cases were reported in 24 hours. 587 people died. The number of cured people has crossed 67 lakh.
This is the first time since July 23 that the country has seen a significant drop in Covid cases. Only 46,791 people were affected by Covid in 24 hours. 587 deaths were reported. So far, 75,97,064 people have been infected with the virus. The death toll rose to 1,15,197. Of the 7,48,538 people who remained in treatment, 67,33,329 recovered. The cure rate is 88.63 percent. The mortality rate remains at 1.5 percent.
Months later, the number of positive cases in Maharashtra also declined. Nearly 6,000 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours. There were 5,018 confirmed cases in Karnataka, 5,022 in Kerala, 3992 in West Bengal, and 3536 in Tamil Nadu. Chhattisgarh tops the list of states with the highest number of deaths per day.