She said: Three days in a row with no registered Covid deaths in Scotland.
The Philippines has already eased some of its lockdown restrictions in the Metro Manila area, while the city of Cebu is under stricter measures due to the surge in cases in the last week.
Between June 1 and June 26, the country witnessed 2,99,866 cases.
"Thus, around 58.56 per cent patients have recovered so far", an official said.
The government has been criticised over a lack of testing that experts say has hidden the true number of cases in India, which now stands at 509,000.
A total of over 3,03,000 patients have been cured of COVID-19.
According to the bulletin, 28,574 people are lodged in institutional quarantine facilities, while the total number of persons now tracked in home quarantine stands at 1,26,861.
There were five people in intensive care with confirmed cases of Covid-19 and eight with suspected cases. India now has 1026 diagnostic laboratories, including 741 in the government sector and 285 in the private sector, he said.
Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand and Uttarakhand have reported one COVID-19 fatality each in the last 24 hours.
Maharashtra has reported the highest number of cases at 1,59,133 followed by Delhi at 80,188, Tamil Nadu at 78,335, Gujarat at 30,709, Uttar Pradesh at 21,549, Rajasthan at 16,944 and West Bengal at 16,711, according to the ministry data.
Dharavi has reported a steep decline in the daily number of coronavirus cases and deaths since the past one month.
More than 70% deaths took place due to co-morbidities, it said.
It has risen to 8,931 in Bihar, 6,966 in Jammu and Kashmir, 6,816 in Assam and 6,350 in Odisha. The tally has now surpassed 5 lakh, i.e., in just a period of 39 days, India has added 4 lakh cases.
Puducherry has recorded 502 COVID-19 cases, Chandigarh has 423, Nagaland has 355 and Arunachal Pradesh has 160.
When the lockdown started, only 100 laboratories were testing for COVID-19.
Presently, there are 2,03,051 active cases and all are under active medical supervision, it said.