COVID-19 Update: India reports 22,431 fresh cases in last 24 hours
The country’s recovery rate stands at 97.95%, currently at its highest peak since March 2020
Continuing with the trend of less than 50,000 daily new cases of COVID-19 for 102 consecutive days, India has reported 22,431 fresh cases in the last 24 hours.
“States/UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 102 consecutive days now,” said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday.
The recovery of 24,602 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,32,00,258.
Consequently, India’s Recovery Rate stands at 97.95%. The Recovery Rate is currently at its highest peak since March 2020.
The Active Caseload is now 2,44,198, which is the lowest in 204 days. Active Cases constitute 0.72% of the country's total Positive Cases.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 14,31,819 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 57.86 Cr (57,86,57,484) cumulative tests.
The Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.68% has remained less than 3% for the last 104 days now.
The Daily Positivity Rate is reported to be1.57%. The Daily Positivity rate has remained below3% for last 38 days and below 5% for 121 consecutive days now.
Meanwhile, with the administration of 43,09,525 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 92.63Cr (92,63,68,608) as per provisional reports till 7 am today.
This has been achieved through 90,14,182 sessions.