India reports 1.34 lakh Covid cases and 2,887 deaths in 24 hours


According to the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry, India reported 1,34,154 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday, with 2,887 more persons succumbing to the pandemic. The total number of Covid-19 patients in India is now 2,84,41,986, including 17,13,413 active cases and 3,37,989 deaths.

According to the Health Ministry, a total of 2,11,499 people have been discharged in the last 24 hours, taking the total discharge to 2,63,90,584 Covid cases till date. The Health Ministry said that a total of 22,10,43,693 people have been vaccinated so far in the country, including 24,26,265 who were administered vaccines in the last 24 hours.

On June 1, India reported 1,27,510 cases lowest since April 8. On April 8, India had recorded 1,31,968 cases while on April 7, the country witnessed 1,26,789 fresh cases.