India logged 14,313 fresh coronavirus cases. Pushing the infection tally to 3,39,85,920. The national COVID-19 recovery rate increased to 98.04 percent.
The death toll reached 4,50,963 with 181 new casualties.The daily increase in contamination below 30,000 for 18 straight days. And less than 50,000 daily new cases detailed for 107 consecutive days now.
The active cases declined to 2,14,900 counting 0.63 percent of the total disease, the lowest since March 2020. The national COVID-19 recuperation rate recorded at 98.04 percent, the highest since March 2020, the ministry said.
A drop of 12,447 cases detailed in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.
A total of 11,81,766 units conducted on Monday. Pushing the number of cumulative tests done so far for detection of COVID-19 in the country to 58,50,38,043.
The daily positivity rate recorded at 1.21 percent. Less than three percent for the last 43 days.
The weekly positivity rate was detailed at 1.48 percent. Below three percent for the last 109 days, according to the Health Ministry.
The number of individuals recuperated from the virus surged to 3,33,20,057. While the case fatality rate recorded at 1.33 percent.
Over 95.89 crore COVID-19 jabs have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
India’s COVID-19 tally surpassed the 20 lakh-mark on August 7, 2020. 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It crossed 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29. 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
India went past the grim milestone of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23.
The 181 new mortalities comprising 84 from Kerala, and 36 from Maharashtra.
A total of 4,50,963 demises detailed so far in the country. Including 1,39,578 from Maharashtra, 37,895 from Karnataka, 35,796 from Tamil Nadu. 26,342 from Kerala, 25,089 from Delhi, 22,896 from Uttar Pradesh, and 18,914 from West Bengal.
The health ministry emphasized that over 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities.
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