India reported 31,443 new cases in the last 24 hours. Its active caseload currently is at 4,31,315, lowest in 109 days; and active cases constitute 1.40% of total cases, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said.
According to MoHFW, India registered 3,00,63,720 recoveries until now as 49,007 patients recovered during the last 24 hours; the recovery rate increases to 97.28%. The weekly positivity rate remains below 5% as it is currently at 2.28%, and the daily positivity rate is at 1.81%, less than 3% for 22 consecutive days.
The health ministry also informed that 38.14 crore vaccine doses have been administered so far under the nationwide vaccination drive, and the testing capacity “substantially” ramped up as 43.40 crore tests have been conducted.