With 1,805 new Covid cases recorded in the last 24 hours, the active caseload in India has crossed 10,000-mark, indicating a continued uptick in infections.
According to the Union health ministry data updated on Monday, India registered over 1,800 new Covid cases for second consecutive day, taking the active caseload over 10,000-mark. Six more people have lost their lives due to Covid, with it total death toll has reached at 5,30,837.
Union health secretary Rajesh Bhushan will today hold a meeting with states’ health secretaries and senior officers to review Covid-19 preparedness as India continues to report a rise in coronavirus infections. Details of the nationwide mock-drill planned next month at health facilities in all districts will be communicated at the review meeting.