India reports 5,443 fresh coronavirus cases

India on Thursday recorded 5,443 new coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infections to 4,45,53,042.

The death count climbed to 5,28,429 with 26 more fatalities, the data updated by Union Health Ministry showed.

There are 46,342 active cases in the country now.

The coronavirus pandemic remains a global emergency but the end could be in sight if countries use the tools at their disposal, a spokesperson for the World Health Organisation said.