SRINAGAR: India on Monday reported 8,084 fresh covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, a decline from the 8,582 infections registered the previous day, the Union Health Ministry said.
The active caseload increased to 47,995, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country’s total positive cases.
The recovery of 4,592 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,26,57,335. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.68 per cent.
Also in the same period, a total of 2,49,418 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 85.51 crore.
As of Monday morning, India’s covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 195.19 crore, achieved via 2,50,56,366 sessions.
Over 3.51 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of covid-19 jab since the beginning of the vaccination drive for this age bracket. (IANS)