Himachal Pradesh CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu Tests Positive For COVID-19

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu has tested positive for COVID-19, news agency ANI reported.

This comes as India logged 135 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases increased marginally to 3,559 from 3,552, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday.

The Covid case tally was recorded at 4.46 crore (4,46,76,087).

The death toll stands at 5,30,674 with two fatalities reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated. The active cases comprise 0.01 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate increased to 98.80 per cent, the ministry said.