India reported less than 40,000 daily new cases after 102 days as it registered 37,566 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country’s active caseload declined to 5,52,659, and active cases constituted 1.82% of total cases.
The country recorded 2,93,66,601 recoveries until now as 56,994 patients recovered during the last 24 hours. The daily recoveries continued to outnumber the daily new cases for the 47th consecutive day, with the recovery rate increasing to 96.87%.
The weekly positivity rate remained below 5% as it stood at 2.74%, and the daily positivity rate is at 2.12%, less than 5% for 22 consecutive days.
The testing capacity has ramped up; 40.81 crore tests have been conducted. Also, 32.90 crores vaccine doses administered so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.