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Karnataka, which had recorded 514 deaths on Thursday, saw the toll coming down to 364

Tamil Nadu continued to post the highest count of fresh cases in the country at 22,651 followed by Kerala (16,229), Karnataka (16,068), Maharashtra (14,152) and Andhra Pradesh (10,413)

Experts say the trend in deaths generally follows that of cases with a lag of around two weeks

As many as 2,261 fatalities were reported, which is the lowest daily toll from the pandemic since April 21, when 2,097 deaths were reported, as per TOI’s Covid database

India reported 1,20,454 fresh cases of the coronavirus, the lowest daily count since April 6