New Delhi: After witnessing a decline for several days, India on Tuesday witnessed a rise in daily count as 1,32,788 fresh Covid-19 cases were recorded in the past 24 hours, as per data released by the Ministry of Health.
During the same period, 3,207 people died due to the virus, taking the death toll to 3,35,102.
The total number of active COVID-19 cases in the country now stands at 17,93,645.
In the past 24 hours, 2,31,456 people were discharged.
India is witnessing a deadly second wave of the pandemic.
People were seen struggling to get hospital beds, oxygen in this wave of the virus pandemic.
The significant rise in deaths also left burial grounds and crematoriums overwhelmed.