Covid-19 India Updates: Active Cases Exceed 48,000; Daily Deaths At 18
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India's active Covid-19 cases rose for the fifth day in a row as fresh infections continued to surpass single-day recoveries.
The country added 4,858 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s update as of 8 a.m. on Sept. 19. That compares with 4,735 recoveries in the same period.
The active tally stood at 48,027.
Total confirmed cases: 4,45,39,046
Total number of active cases: 48,027
Total patients cured/discharged/migrated: 4,39,62,664
Total deaths: 5,28,355
Number of fresh cases in last 24 hours: 4,858
One-day recoveries: 4,735
One-day deaths: 18
Total vaccines administered: 2,16,70,14,127
Vaccines administered in the last 24 hours: 13,59,361