India on Sunday registered 41,831 new coronavirus cases and 541 casualties in 24 hours, as per the union health ministry’s daily health communique. In addition, a total of 39,258 recuperations were revealed in 24 hours.
The number of active cases surged to 41,0952 on Sunday, accounting for 1.30% of the total number of cases.
The number of active coronavirus cases in the nation lodged an increase for the fourth straight day, according to the ministry’s data updated at 8 am.
An enhancement of 2,032 cases was detailed in the active COVID-19 tally in a span of 24 hours.
Yesterday, India detailed 41,649 fresh Covid cases. On July 30, the country registered 44,230 cases. On July 27, India had recorded below 30,000 fresh Covid-19 cases (29,689) after 132 days. And thereafter, the daily coronavirus cases have continued to surge.
Also, 17,89,472 Covid trials to detect the virus were performed on Saturday, taking the total number of such tests held so far in the country to 46.82 crore, while the daily positivity rate was detailed at 2.34%. The weekly positivity rate was recorded at 2.42%, according to the ministry.
The total number of Covid vaccine doses monitored in the country so far has climbed to 47.02 crore.
India’s COVID-19 tally had exceeded the 20-lakh mark on August 7 last year, 30-lakh mark on August 23, 40-lakh mark on September 5, and 50-lakh mark on September 16.
It crossed 60 lakh on September 28 last year, 70 lakh on October 11, 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20, and the one-crore mark on December 19.
The nation went past the grim milestone of two crore COVID-19 cases on May 4 this year and the three-crore mark on June 23.