Covid-19: 13,193 new cases in India

Cases of Covid 19 in the country increased to over 13,000 daily. The total number of cases in India came to 1,09,63,394 and the recoveries rose to 1,06,67,741.  A total of 13,193 new cases were registered in 24 hours. The number of deaths increased to 1,56,111 with 97 daily new fatalities. 

The number of people recovered from the disease increased to 1,06,67,741 which translates to a recovery rate of 97.30 per cent and the case fatality rate stands at 1.2 per cent.

The Coronavirus active caseload remained below 1.5 lakh.

The active cases of coronavirus infections in the country counts to 1,39,542 which comprises 1.27 percent of the total caseload.

ICMR reports testing of 20,94,74,862 samples till February 18 with 7,71,071 samples being tested on Thursday.