efe-epaNew Delhi

India on Tuesday registered its lowest single-day Covid-19 caseload in over five months, with the number of fresh cases dropping to nearly 22,000, after having registered over 90,000 daily cases during the pandemic's peak in September.

"India has achieved several significant milestones in its fight against COVID. (...) The daily new cases stand at 22,065 after (a gap of) 161 days," the health ministry said in a statement. EFE-EPA