India reportedly saw 42,982 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the union health ministry said. The country has active caseload of 4,11,076, and the active cases constitute 1.29% of the cumulative cases, it added.
According to the ministry, the country’s Covid-19 recovery tally is 3,09,74,748 until now, and the recovery rate is 97.37% with the recovery of 41,726 patients in the last 24 hours.
The weekly positivity rate, the union health ministry informed, is below 5% with 2.37% at present. The daily positivity rate is 2.58%, which is less than 3% for last 10 days, it further added.
Under the ongoing nationwide vaccination drive, India immunized 48.93 crore vaccine shots so far. Also, the country conducted 47.48 crore tests, the union health ministry also said.