India records 38,949 fresh Covid-19 cases; 542 more fatalities in past 24 hours take death toll to 4,12,531

India recorded 38,949 new COVID-19 cases, which took the infection tally to 3,10,26,829, while the death toll reached 4,12,531 with 542 more fatalities, according to Union health ministry data updated on Friday. The active cases have declined to 4,30,422 and comprise 1.39 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate stands … Continue reading India records 38,949 fresh Covid-19 cases; 542 more fatalities in past 24 hours take death toll to 4,12,531