India detailed less than 20,000 covid cases for two consecutive days. Though a slight hike in the daily figures was observed on Wednesday. The latest updates showed 18,870 new Covid-19 cases were logged in the last 24 hours. The figures were 18,795 on Tuesday.
28,178 patients healed during the same period.The covid recovery rate in India now reached 97.83 per cent, which is the highest since March 2020.
2,82,520 active cases presently and counted for 0.84 per cent of the total cases — 3,37,16,451 — that have been enlisted in India. Since the pandemic struck last year, the active caseload is also at its lowest since March 2020.
The new figures have raised hopes of the authorities amid major fears of an impending third wave. The officials warn against giving up on Covid-appropriate behaviour.
More than 378 individuals lost their lives to the infection. Taking the death toll 4,47,751.
The weekly positivity rate remained less than three percent for 96 days. It was 1.83 per cent at the moment.
While the daily positivity rate that has been less than three per cent for 30 days was 1.25 per cent.
The Indian Council of Medical Research said 15,04,713 units were probed for covid. Enhancing the covid case total figure to 56,74,50,185.
The government has hitherto monitored 87,66,63,490 doses against the infection. 54,13,332 were inoculated in the last 24 hours.
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