India's new Covid-19 infections hit 5-month high

New Delhi - The country's overall caseload stood at 11.85 million.



By Reuters

Published: Fri 26 Mar 2021, 8:15 AM

India's new coronavirus infections rose 59,118 overnight, the highest daily rise since October 18, health ministry data showed on Friday.

The country's overall caseload stood at 11.85 million.

India reported 257 new deaths from coronavirus, taking the overall tally to 160,949, the data showed.


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