India's COVID-19 tally rises to 31,440,951

Published July 28, 2021, 6:51 AM

by Xinhua

NEW DELHI, India — India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 31,440,951 on Tuesday as 29,689 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the federal health ministry’s latest data.

Students maintain social distancing while taking a class at school in Agartala, the capital city of India’s northeastern state of Tripura, July 27, 2021. (Str/Xinhua)

“India reports less than 30,000 daily cases after 132 days,” said a statement issued by the ministry.

Besides, as many as 415 deaths due to the pandemic since Monday morning took the total death toll to 421,382.

There are still 398,100 active COVID-19 cases in the country even as there was a fall of 13,089 cases during the past 24 hours.

A total of 30,621,469 people have been successfully cured and discharged from hospitals so far, out of which 42,363 were discharged during the past 24 hours.