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Coronavirus Update | Active COVID-19 cases in country increase to 1,61,334

The death toll climbed to 4,57,191 with 805 fresh fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am.

October 29, 2021 / 10:24 AM IST
100-crore COVID-19 Vaccination Milestone LIVE Updates (Representational Image.)

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With 14,348 people testing positive for coronavirus in a day, India’s total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,42,46,157, while the active cases were recorded at 1,61,334, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday.

The death toll climbed to 4,57,191 with 805 fresh fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am.

The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 30,000 for 35 straight days and less than 50,000 daily new cases have been reported for 124 consecutive days now.

The active cases comprise 0.47 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.19 per cent, the ministry said.