India sees slight jump in daily COVID-19 cases

India registered 10,549 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday (November 26).  488 people died due to coronavirus, while 9,868 recoveries were reported in the last 24 hours.

The total COVID-19 tally climbed to 3,45,55,431 and the death toll has reached 4,67,468. With an increase of 193 cases in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours, it presently stands at 1,10,133, the ministry said.

"The active cases comprise 0.32 per cent of the total infections while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.33 per cent", the health ministry said.  India had logged 9,119 new COVID-19 cases and 396 deaths, as per health ministry data on Thursday.