Covid-19 India Updates: Active Cases Rise For Fourth Day; Daily Deaths At 35
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India's active Covid-19 tally rose for the fourth day on the trot as fresh cases surpassed single-day recoveries.
The country added 5,664 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s update as of 8 a.m. on Sept. 18. That compares with 4,555 recoveries in the same period.
The active tally stood at 47,922.
Total confirmed cases: 4,45,34,188
Total number of active cases: 47,922
Total patients cured/discharged/migrated: 4,39,57,929
Total deaths: 5,28,337
Number of fresh cases in last 24 hours: 5,664
One-day recoveries: 4,555
One-day deaths: 35
Total vaccines administered: 2,16,56,54,766
Vaccines administered in the last 24 hours: 14,84,216