New Delhi: With a record 4,14,188 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, India's total tally of Covid-19 cases climbed to 2,14,91,598, while the active cases crossed the 36-lakh mark on Friday.
The death toll has increased to 2,34,083 with 3,915 fatalities being reported in a span of 24 hours.
Registering a steady increase, the active cases have increased to 36,45,164 comprising 16.96 per cent of the total infections, while the national Covid-19 recovery rate has dropped to 81.95 per cent.
The number of people who have recovered from the disease surged to 1,76,12,351, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.09 per cent, as per the data.
India's Covid-19 tally had crossed the 60-lakh mark on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
India had crossed the grim milestone of 2 crore on May 4.