India Reports Over 2.5 Lac Daily Covid-19 Cases; 614 Deaths
India’s daily Covid Cases number finally comes down to below 3 lakhs. To-day, it has reported 2,55,874 new coronavirus cases, 16.39 per cent lower than yesterday’s 3.06 lakh figure. This took the total infection tally to almost 3.98 Crore, according to Union Health Ministry data.
2,67,753 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 3,70,71,898.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 93.15%.
India’s Active Caseload is presently at 22,36,842. Active cases constitute 5.62% of the country’s total Positive Cases.
The country also recorded 614 fresh fatalities in the past 24 hours, taking the Covid-related death count since the start of the pandemic to 4,90,462.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 16,49,108 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 71.88 Cr (71,88,02,433) cumulative tests.
While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 17.17% and the Daily Positivity rate also reported to be 15.52%.