The number of active cases of coronavirus in India dropped below eight lakh for the first time in one and a half months.
India reported 62,212 new Covid-19 cases and 837 deaths in the 24 hours. The country’s tally of 74,32,681 cases included 7,95,087 active cases, 65,24,596 recoveries and 1,12,998 deaths.
Temples gearing up to handle a rush of devotees as Navaratri begins. However safety measures followed. Not many allowed. Therefore social distancing and wearing mask mandatory. Virtual celebration planned.