In the last 24 hours, India recorded 83,876 new Covid cases, with the positive rate dropping to 7.25 percent. It’s the first time since January 6 that India’s daily Covid tally hasn’t surpassed 100,000.
The number of active cases in India is presently 11,08,938.
The active cases account for 2.62 percent of all infections, according to the ministry, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has increased to 96.19 percent.
The percentage of people who were positive was 7.25 percent. The number of people who test positive for Covid out of every hundred tests is known as the positivity rate.
The single-show Sputnik Light vaccination received emergency approval from India’s Drugs Controller General yesterday. In India, this is the 9th Covid vaccination to be authorised.
Physical education lessons for students in grades 9 to 12 have resumed in five states following a decrease in Covid cases.
In the last 24 hours, there were 1,99,054 recoveries, bringing the overall number of recoveries in the country to 4,06,60,202.
The weekly positivity rate in India is 9.18 percent.
In the last 24 hours, 1,410 new Covid cases have been reported in Delhi, with the positive rate falling to 2.45%.
On Sunday, Maharashtra reported 9,666 new coronavirus positive cases, bringing the total number of infections in the state to 78,03,700, with 66 people dying, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,43,074.
India has given out 169.63 crore vaccine shots as part of its statewide vaccination campaign.