NEW DELHI, Jan 17 (KUNA) -- India said on Sunday that 181 people succumbed to COVID-19 as 15,144 new positive cases were registered from different parts of the country in the last 24 hours.
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that deaths due to COVID-19 rose to 152,274 as the total number of positive cases mounted to 10,557,985.
According to the ministry 10,196,885 people recuperated from the pandemic as it spread to 35 Indian states.
Kerala, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh contribute to most of the active cases in the country. (end)