COVID-19 has now claimed the lives of 5,24,708 people, bringing the total number of victims killed to 5,24,708 people.
India has added 3,714 new Covid infections, increasing the overall number of COVID-19 cases to 4,31,85,049, with 26,976 active cases, according to the Union Health Ministry.
According to numbers updated at 8 a.m., the death toll has risen to 5,24,708, including seven more victims.
Active cases are for 0.06 percent of total infections, according to the Ministry, with a nation-wide COVID-19 recovery rate of 98.72 percent.
The active COVID-19 caseload has increased by 1,194 cases in the previous 24 hours.