By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : August 22, 2020, 11:40
Duration : 01:25
Covid-19: India records biggest single-day jump of 69,878 cases in 24 hours
No sings of the pandemic coming to an end as India registered the biggest single day jump in the Covid-19 cases in the 24 hours. India recorded its biggest single-day jump in coronavirus tally with 69,878 new patients recorded in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said this morning. India logged 69,878 cases in 1 day which is the highest till date, taking the total no. of cases to 29,75,701. The death toll mounted to 55,794 as 945 people died in the last 24 hours. India's recovery rate soared past 74 per cent as 21.5 lakh people have recovered so far. The COVID-19 case fatality rate has dropped further to 1.89 per cent.