India’s active COVID caseload has further declined and it has now reached seven lakh 60 thousand and 19. The active caseload is less than eight lakh after 74 days. Health Ministry said, India reported 60 thousand 753 new cases during the last 24 hours.
A total of 97 thousand 743 patients recovered during last 24 hours. This has taken the total recoveries across the country so far to over two crore 86 lakh 78 thousand. The National Recovery Rate now stands at 96.16 per cent and daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 37th consecutive day.
Weekly Positivity Rate remains below five per cent and is currently at 3.58 per cent. Daily positivity rate is at 2.98 per cent, which is less than five per cent for 12 consecutive days.
A total of 1,647 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to over three lakh 85 thousand. The testing capacity has been substantially ramped up and 38.92 crore tests have been conducted so far.