India’s active COVID caseload has declined to 7 lakh 98 thousand and 656. The active caseload is less than 8 lakh after 73 days. Health Ministry said India reported 62 thousand 480 new cases in the last 24 hours.
A total of 88,977 patients recovered during the last 24 hours. This has taken the total recoveries across the country so far to over 2 crore 85 lakh 80 thousand.
Recovery Rate has increased to 96.03 percent and daily recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for the 36th consecutive day.
Weekly Positivity Rate remains below 5 percent, and is currently at 3.80 percent. Daily positivity rate is at 3.24 percent, which is less than 5 percent for 11 consecutive days.
A total of 1587 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to over 3 lakh 83 thousand.
Testing capacity has been substantially ramped up and 38.71 crore tests have been conducted in total. Over 26.89 crore Vaccine Doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.