India Reports 6,990 New Covid-19 Cases
India reported 6,990 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, below the 10,000-mark for fourth consecutive day, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Tuesday morning.
The recovery of 10,116 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,40,18,299.
In the same time span, a total of 190 deaths were reported pushing the toll to 4,68,980 across the nation.
The Active Caseload presently stands at 1,00,543. Active cases presently constitute 0.29% of the country’s total Positive Cases, which is lowest since March 2020.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 10,12,523 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 64.13 Cr (64,13,03,848) cumulative tests.
While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 0.84% remains less than 1% for the last 16 days now.
The Daily Positivity rate reported to be 0.69%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below 2% for last 57 days and below 3% for 92 consecutive days now