Fresh Covid-19 cases continue to show an upward trend over the past one week. India reported 14,199 new cases in the last 24 hours on Monday with the overall tally mounting to 1,10,05,850, health officials said.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that there were 83 more deaths, taking the overall toll to 1,56,385.
Over past one month, the country has been recording less than 15,000 new infections daily with the toll not crossing the 200-mark.
However, in the past few days the coronavirus cases in various parts of the country suddenly showed a spike.
On Saturday, 14,264 cases were reported, on February 20, there were 13,993, on February 19, the count of new cases was 13,193, on February 18 it was 12,881, on February 17, the number was 11,610, on February 16 the number was 9,121.