New Delhi, October 26
A single-day rise of 45,148 new COVID-19 cases on Monday has pushed the national tally to 79,09,959, data provided by the Union Health Ministry read.
Meanwhile, 480 more reported during the past 24 hours has taken the death toll to 1,19,014, the data at 8 am said.
The number of active COVID-19 cases in the country stands at 6,53,717 while 71,37,228 people have recovered from the disease, the Union Health Ministry has said.
This is the fourth consecutive day when the number of active cases has remained below seven lakh. PTI