Covid-19 India Updates: Active Infections Drop To 4 Lakh
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Active cases of Covid-19 in India dropped to 4 lakh even as the country's healthcare system copes with a new Delta-Plus variant of the virus.
Less than 40,000 people tested positive for the deadly pathogen in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s update as of 8 a.m. on July 5. Recoveries remained marginally higher at 42,000, while 723 patients succumbed to the illness in the same period.
Total confirmed cases: 3,05,85,229
Total number of active cases: 4,82,071
Total patients cured/discharged/migrated: 2,97,00,430
Total deaths: 4,02,728
Number of fresh cases in last 24 hours: 39,796
Number of recoveries in a day: 42,352
Deaths recorded in a day: 723
Total vaccination shots administered: 35,28,92,046