Covid update: India reports over 80 thousand cases in last 24 hours, lowest after 70 days
Daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 30th consecutive day
As a result of sustained efforts of the Centre, the States and the Union Territories, India has reported 84,332 New Cases in the last 24 hours, lowest after 70 days
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India's Active Caseload further declines to less than 11 lakh after 63 days.
A net decline of 40,981 is witnessed in the last 24 hours and active cases are now only3.68 percent of the country's total Positive Cases.
India’s daily recoveries also continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 30th consecutive day. As many as 1,21,311 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours. 36,979 more recoveries were reported during the last 24 hours as compared to the daily new cases.
Out of the people infected since beginning of the pandemic 2,79,11,384 people have already recovered from COVID-19 & 1,21,311 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours.
This constitutes an overall recovery rate of 95.07 percent, which is showing a sustained increasing trend.
With substantially ramped up testing capacity across the country, a total of 19,20,477 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the country. Cumulatively India has conducted over 37.62 crore (37,62,32,162) tests so far.
While on one side testing has been enhanced across the country, a continued decline in weekly case positivity is noticed. Weekly Positivity Rate is currently at 4.94 percent while the daily positivity rate stands at 4.39 percent today. It has remained less than 10 percent for 19 consecutive days now.
The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has nearly reached 25 Cr today under the Nationwide Vaccination Drive. 34,33,763 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.
A total of 24,96,00,304 vaccine doses have been administered through 34,64,228 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today.