COVID-19 update: At 97.86%, India’s recovery rate highest since March 2020
India’s vaccination coverage crossed 890 million doses as per provisional reports till 7 am on Friday
India’s recovery rate, currently at 97.86%, is at its highest peak since March 2020.
The recovery of 28,246 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients since the beginning of the pandemic to 3,30,43,144.
States and UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 96 consecutive days now.
The country reported 26,727 new cases in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday.
The Active Caseload is currently 2,75,224, which is the lowest in 196 days. Active Cases constitute 0.82% of the country's total Positive Cases.
Meanwhile, with the administration of 64,40,451 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s vaccination coverage crossed the landmark of 89 crore or 890 million (89,02,08,007) as per provisional reports till 7 am on Friday.
This has been achieved through 86,46,674 sessions.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 15,20,899 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 57.04 Cr (57,04,77,338) cumulative tests.
The Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.70% remains less than 3% for the last 98 days now.
The Daily Positivity Rate is now reported to be 1.76%. It has remained below 3% for the last 32 days and below 5% for 115 consecutive days now, the health ministry said.