New Delhi: A record 3,780 fresh Covid fatalities were registered in a single day in India taking the death toll to 2,26,188, while 3,82,315 new coronavirus infections were recorded on Wednesday.
With the fresh cases, the total tally of Covid cases in the country climbed to 2,06,65,148.
Registering a steady increase, the active cases have increased to 34,87,229, comprising 16.87 per cent of the total infections, while the national Covid recovery rate was recorded at 82.03 per cent.
The number of people who have recovered from the disease surged to 1,69,51,731 while the case fatality rate has further dropped to 1.09 per cent, as per the data.
The 3,780 new fatalities include 891 from Maharashtra, 351 from Uttar Pradesh, 338 from Delhi, 288 from Karnataka, 210 from Chhattisgarh, 173 from Punjab, 154 from Rajasthan, 153 from Haryana, 144 from Tamil Nadu, 132 from Jharkhand, 131 from Gujarat, 107 from West Bengal and 105 from Bihar.