There were 45,209 cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and 501 related deaths in the last 24 hours across India, taking the country’s tally to over 9.09 million, Union health ministry’s data showed on Sunday. There are 4,40,962 active Covid-19 cases currently. The total infections are at 9,095,806 and the death toll has risen to 1,33,227. The recent surge in cases has prompted several states to impose restrictions, penalties and defer reopening of schools. However, good news is the national recovery rate has moved up and now stands at 93.68%.