New Delhi, July 9: India on Saturday reported 18,840 Covid infections, a marginal rise against previous day’s 18,815 count in a span of 24 hours, as per the Union Health Ministry data.
In the same period, 43 fatalities took the nationwide death toll to 5,25,386.
Meanwhile, the active caseload has also risen to 1,25,028 cases, accounting for 0.29 per cent of the total positive cases.
The recovery of 16,104 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,29,53,980. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.51 per cent.