India’s total tally of COVID-19 cases surged to 3,03,16,897 with 37,566 new infections being reported in a day, while the recoveries have crossed 2.93 crore, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on June 29.
The death count increased to 3,97,637 with 907 new fatalities, as per the data.
With 56,994 recoveries, recovery rate of India has increased to 96.87%.
A total of 40,81,39,287 samples tested up to June 28. Of which, 17,68,008 samples were tested yesterday, said Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
The five most affected states by total cases are Maharashtra (6,043,548), Kerala (2,896,957), Karnataka (2,837,206), Tamil Nadu (2,470,678), and Andhra Pradesh (1,882,096).