India reported 42,766 COVID-19 cases and 308 deaths in the last 24 hours. Data from the Health Ministry also indicated that 38,091 people had also recovered during this time. With this, the total number of active cases have now risen to 4,10,048. The tally had crossed the 4 lakh mark on Saturday after several weeks, amid rising fears of a third wave.
At the state level, Kerala continues to lead the charts, with more than 2.5 lakh active cases on Sunday morning. Indeed, out of the 42,766 fresh cases and 308 deaths reported, Kerala recorded 29,682 cases and 142 deaths yesterday.
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