According to official statistics released today, India’s overall number of COVID-19 cases increased by 1,778 to 4,30,12,749, but the number of active cases decreased by nearly 800 to 23,087.
The death toll has risen to 5,16,605, with 62 additional fatalities reported in the previous 24 hours, according to figures updated at 8 a.m.
The active cases account for 0.05 per cent of total infections, while the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate is 98.75 per cent, according to the health ministry.
In the previous 24 hours, the active COVID-19 caseload has been reduced by 826 cases.
According to the health ministry, the daily positivity rate was 0.26 per cent and the weekly positivity rate was 0.36 per cent.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 6,77,218 COVID-19 tests were performed. India has done approximately 78.42 crore tests in all.
The number of patients who have recovered from the sickness has risen to 4,24,73,057, with a case fatality rate of 1.20 per cent.
The total number of doses administered in the country as part of the statewide Covid immunisation effort has surpassed 181.89 crores.
The number of patients who have recovered from the sickness has risen to 4,24,67,774, with a case fatality rate of 1.20 per cent. On August 7, 2020, India’s COVID-19 tally surpassed 20 lakh, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5, and 50 lakh on September 16. It reached 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20, and one crore on December 19. On May 4th, India passed the terrible milestone of 2 crore instances, and on June 23rd, it passed the dreadful milestone of 3 crore cases.