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12,689 fresh COVID-19 cases; tally now at 1,06,89,527

Source: PTI  -  Edited By: Roshneesh Kmaneck
January 27, 2021 10:14 IST
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India's COVID-19 tally mounted to 1,06,89,527 with 12,689 new cases in a day, while 1,03,59,305 people have recuperated from the infection so far pushing the national recovery rate to 96.91 per cent on Wednesday, according to the Union health ministry's data.

IMAGE: A social worker wearing coronavirus-themed helmet during the 72nd Republic Day celebration at Pandit Ravishankar Shukla Stadium in Jabalpur. Photograph: ANI Photo

With 137 more fatalities, the death toll reached 1,53,724, the data updated at 8 am showed.


The COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.44 per cent.

There are 1,76,498 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprise 1.65 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research, a cumulative total of 19,36,13,120 samples have been tested up to January 26 with 5,50,426 samples being tested on Tuesday.

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