10,649 Fresh Infections Logged in 24 Hours
- Daily positivity rate stood at 2.62 per cent
- Active caseload stood at 96,442.
- Over 210.58 crore vaccinated under the national immunization drive.
New Delhi: India recorded 10,649 fresh infections in the past 24 hours. The recovery rate at 98.59 per cent accounted for 10,677 recuperations in the last 24 hours taking the total recoveries to 4,37,44,301. The daily positivity rate stood at 2.62 per cent.
The number of active cases stood at 96,442 accounting for 0.22 per cent of the total number of cases. The active cases reported a drop of 6,792 in the last 24 hours. However, the mortality rate stood at 1.19 per cent taking the cumulative death toll to 5,27,452.
With the administration of 27,17,979 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 210.58 crore according to Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
According to the health ministry, more than 200.21 crore vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far through Govt. of India (free of cost channel) and through direct state procurement category.
More than 14.45 Cr (14,45,44,751) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs, it added.
In the last 24 hours, ICMR tested 4,07,096 infected samples. So far, 88.35 crore tests have been conducted.