India records 1.6 lakh new COVID cases, 879 deaths in 24 hours

India has reported over 1.6 lakh new COVID-19 case on Tuesday with the second wave of the virus escalating rapidly in the country, the government said.

A total of 1,61,736 new COVID-19 cases have been reported on Tuesday, pushing India’s tally of cases to 1,36,89,453, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry.

In last 24 hours, 879 people have succumbed to the virus taking the death toll to 1,71,058.

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