Coronavirus: India records 1,65,553 new cases, 3,460 deaths in a day
India on Sunday registered 1,65,553 new coronavirus cases, taking its tally of infections to 2,78,94,800 since the pandemic broke out in January last year. This is the lowest number of new infections recorded in a single day in 46 days. The country’s toll rose to 3,25,972 as it recorded 3,460 deaths in the last day.
The Centre said that it was against vaccination guidelines for private hospitals to provide inoculation packages in collaboration with hotels. It added that legal action needed to be taken against such institutions.
Globally, the coronavirus has now infected over 16.97 crore people and killed over 35.29 lakh since the pandemic broke out in December 2019, according to Johns Hopkins University.
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