India reported 46,148 new cases in the last 24 hours. Its active caseload declined to 5,72,994, and active cases constituted 1.89% of total cases. The country’s total recoveries stood at 2,93,09,607 until now as 58,578 patients recovered during the last 24 hours. The daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 46th consecutive day, with a recovery rate increasing to 96.80%.
The weekly positivity rate remained below 5%, as it currently stood at 2.81%, and the daily positivity rate at 2.94%, less than 5% for 21 consecutive days. The testing capacity has been ramped up as 40.63 crores tests conducted.
Meanwhile, India achieves another milestone in Covid-19 vaccination and overtook the US in the total number of Covid vaccine doses administered. It administered 32.36 crores vaccine doses so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.