Coronavirus: India reports 60,753 new cases of COVID-19 in last 24 hours

By Rajan Nath - June 19, 2021 11:06 am

Coronavirus India Updates: India continues to report a sustained slide in the daily new COVID-19 cases as the country reported 60,753 daily new cases in the last 24 hours.

According to the coronavirus updates, India reported 60,753 new COVID-19 cases, 97,743 discharges, and 1,647 deaths in the last 24 hours.

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With this, the total number of coronavirus cases has increased to 2,98,23,546 while total discharges have gone up to 2,86,78,390.

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The death toll in the country has increased to 3,85,137 while active cases stood at 7,60,019.

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India has also been witnessing a continuous fall in the active caseload. The country’s Active Caseload on Saturday stands at 7,60,019. This is the lowest reported active cases after 74 days.

As of now, a total of 27,23,88,783 people have been administered COVID-19 vaccines.

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As per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 38,92,07,637 samples have been tested up to June 18. Of these, 19,02,009 samples were tested on Friday.

Meanwhile, the Union Health Ministry stated that more than 28.50 crore vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far.

Of this, total consumption, including wastages, is 25,63,28,045 doses (as per data available till 8 am). Over 2.87 cr doses are still available with States/UTs to be administered.

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