New Delhi, September 05 (KMS): With 42,766 people testing positive for the novel coronavirus infection in a day,with 308 new fatalities in India.
The Covid-19 death toll has climbed to 4,40,533, with 308 new fatalities, Indian Home ministry data said
The active cases have increased to 4,10,048, for the fifth consecutive day, while the infection tally rose to 3,29,88,673, the Health Ministry said .
The 308 new fatalities include 142 deaths from Kerala, and 64 from Maharashtra state.
A total of 4,40,533 deaths have been reported so far in India, including 1,37,707 from Maharashtra, 37,401 from Karnataka, 35,000 from Tamil Nadu, 25,082 from Delhi, 22,854 from Uttar Pradesh, 21,422 from Kerala and 18,491 from West Bengalb states.
On September 3, 2021 India recorded its highest number of daily COVID-19 infections in over two months with 47,092 people contracting the disease .