COVID-19: More than 16,000 new cases take India’s active count to 1.64 lakh


New Delhi: India recorded more than 16,000 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, which took the country’s active count to 1.64 lakh, said the Ministry of Health on Sunday (FEBRUARY 28, 2021).

According to the official data, 16,752 new infections were reported in the past 24 hours across India. The country’s COVID-19 active count has now increased to 1,64,511. Over 11,000 people were discharged, whereas, 113 succumbed to the virus on Saturday.