India reports 13,193 new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

With 13,193 fresh cases of the coronavirus and 97 deaths in the past 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 tally stands at 1,09,63,394 while the death toll rose to 1,56,111, according to Health Ministry data.

Of the total cases, 1,06,67,741 have been cured/discharged. There are 1,39,542 active cases of COVID-19 in India.

The recovery rate among coronavirus patients stands at 97.30%.

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said over 20.94 crore samples have been tested up to February 18 of which 7,71,071 samples were tested yesterday.