Coronavirus: India reports 45,892 new COVID-19 cases, recovery rate increases to 97.18%
India on Thursday reported 45,892 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Health Ministry.
India recorded 45,892 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours and 817 deaths, the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry said on Thursday. With this, the country's cumulative Covid-19 infection tally went up to 3,07,09,557 and the total death toll was pushed to 405,028.
The Health Ministry data further showed that the number of active cases went up to 46,07,04, or 1.50% of the total cases.
The total number of recoveries stood at 29,843,825, with 44,291 people being discharged in the last 24 hours.
Active cases constitute 1.50% of total cases. Recovery Rate increases to 97.18%. Weekly Positivity Rate below 5%, currently at 2.37%. Daily positivity rate at 2.42%, less than 3% for 17 consecutive days, the Health Ministry said.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research, 42,52,25,897 samples have been tested up to July 7 for Covid-19. Of these 18,93,800 samples were tested on Wednesday.
The Ministry said that a total of 36,48,47,549 people have been vaccinated so far in the country, including 33,81,671 who were administered vaccines in the last 24 hours.
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