Srinagar: With fresh 62,064 COVID infections reported in the last 24 hours, the total number of cases in India have mounted to 22, 15,075. Of these, 6, 34,945 are active cases, while 15, 35,744 patients have already been discharged.
According to data from the Health Ministry of India, as many as 1007 deaths were reported, taking the casualties to 44,386.
For the last four days, now, COVID cases have in India have risen by over 60,000.
Globally, over 19.5 million cases of coronavirus and 7.25 lakh deaths have been reported.
Earlier, a Pune based vaccine manufacturer, the Serum Institute of India (SII) decided to produce 100 million COVID vaccine doses which will be capped at Rs 225 per dose.
The institute has set a ceiling price of $3 per dose for India and low-and middle-income countries (LMICs).
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