Coronavirus news highlights: The daily coronavirus infections fell below 14,000 for the second time this month taking India’s COVID-19 caseload to 1,05,71,773, while 145 new fatalities were recorded, the lowest in around eight months, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday. A total of 13,788 infections have been reported in a day. The country's death toll increased to 1,52,419 with 145 daily new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed. The recoveries have crossed 1.02 crore.The daily COVID-19 infections were 12,548 on January 12. The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,02,11,342 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate of96.59 percent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.44 percent.