India sees large spike in day by day COVID-19 instances, Omicron tally nears 1,900

New Delhi: India continued to witness an enormous spike in day by day COVID-19 instances and reported 37,379 contemporary infections within the final 24 hours, the Ministry of Well being and Household Welfare knowledgeable on Tuesday (January 4, 2022) morning.

The brand new COVID-19 instances, fuelled by the Omicron variant, is probably the most since early September and has taken the nation’s energetic caseload to 1,71,830. A rise of 26,248 infections was recorded within the energetic caseload in a span of 24 hours.

The day by day positivity price was recorded at 3.24 per cent whereas the weekly positivity price was recorded at 2.05 per cent.

Based on the Well being Ministry, India additionally recorded 11,007 recoveries and 124 deaths within the final 24 hours.

India has up to now seen 3,43,06,414 recoveries and 4,82,017 coronavirus associated fatalities.

Omicron instances in India close to 1,900

India has up to now reported 1,892 instances of the Omicron variant throughout 23 states and UTs, of which, 766 sufferers have recovered. Maharashtra with 568 Omicron infections, Delhi with 382, Kerala with 185 and Rajasthan with 174 instances have been the worst-hit states within the nation.

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