Covid Update: India Records 5,439 Fresh Cases In Last 24 Hrs, Active Caseload Dips To 65,732

Covid Update: India Records 5,439 Fresh Cases In Last 24 Hrs, Active Caseload Dips To 65,732

New Delhi: India added 5,439 new coronavirus infections taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,44,21,162, while the active cases declined to 65,732, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday.

The active cases comprise 0.15 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has increased to 98.66 per cent, the ministry said.

ALSO READ | Pakistan Floods: PM Modi Extends Condolences To Families Of Victims As Death Toll Reaches 1,136

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 1.70 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 2.64 per cent, according to the ministry.  

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,38,25,024, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.19 per cent. 

ALSO READ | AAP-BJP Faceoff: Overnight Demonstration Continues At Delhi Assembly, Voting For No Confidence Motion Today

According to the ministry, 212.71 crore doses of Covid vaccine have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive. 

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16.

ALSO READ | Shashi Tharoor Could Run For Congress President Post: Report

It went past 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. 

The country crossed the grim milestone of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23 last year. It crossed the four-crore mark on January 25 this year. 

Also Read  AIFF Apologises To Gokulam Kerala FC Women's Team Over Exit Due To FIFA Ban

Check out below Health Tools-Calculate Your Body Mass Index ( BMI )

Calculate The Age Through Age Calculator