NEW DELHI: India witnessed its lowest daily Covid infections in nearly seven months as the country recorded 14,146 new infections today. The cumulative cases in the country has now risen to 3,40,67,719 while the number of deaths climbed to 4,52,124 with 144 more fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry’s data on Sunday.
Active cases have declined to 1,95,846 and comprise 0.57 percent of the total infections. The national Covid recovery rate was recorded at 98.10 percent, the data updated at 8 am showed. Less than 50,000 daily new cases reported for 112 continuous days.
More than 41.2 lakh doses administered in last 24 hours. Over 97.65 crore vaccine doses have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
More than 11 Lakh Covid-19 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
Weekly Positivity Rate currently at 1.42 percent and daily Positivity Rate at 1.29 percent less than 3 percent for 48 consecutive days.