New Delhi, July 9 -- India reported 43,393 new cases and 911 more deaths due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Friday, taking the caseload and death toll to 30,752,950 and 405,939 respectively, according to the Union health ministry's update at 8am. As many as 44,459 people recovered from the viral disease in the previous 24 hours, taking the cumulative recoveries to 29,888,284. The active cases have declined to 458,727 and constitute 1.50 per cent of the caseload.

Friday's case count is 2,499 less than that of Thursday's when 45,892 cases were reported. However, the deaths from the infection on Friday are 94 more than that of Thursday's, when 817 people succumbed to the viral disease. On Wednesday, the country saw 43,733 cases an...