India’s total infection tally has thus moved to 3,18,95,385 with an overall death toll of 4,27,371.
The daily positivity rate is at 2.21%. It has been less than 3% for last 12 days. India’s active caseload is currently 4,12,153, which is 1.29% of total cases.
The weekly positivity rate continues to remain below 5%. With the recovery of 40,017 patients during last 24 hours, the total recoveries have become 3,10,55,861, taking the recovery rate to 97.37%.
India has crossed the milestone of administering 50 crore vaccine doses under the vaccination drive.
(With inputs from agencies)