Coronavirus cases in India rise to 440215; death toll at 14011

Coronavirus cases in India rise to 440215; death toll at 14011

According to the Union Health Ministry data, the country's COVID-19 death toll rose to 14,011 with the 312 new fatalities. 

In its update, the ministry said the total number of recoveries stood at 2,48,189 that makes a recovery rate of 56.37 percent which saw steady improvement over the days. Presently, there are 1,78,014 active cases and all are under medical supervision, it said.

With over 59,000 COVID-19 cases, Delhi has now surpassed Tamil Nadu to become the second-worst affected state after Maharashtra. 

58 persons succumbed to COVID-19 on Sunday in the national capital taking the death toll to 2,233, said the health bulletin, adding that a total of 3,589 patients have recovered/discharged/migrated today taking the total number of recovered/discharged/migrated patients to 36,602.