New Delhi: India recorded 2,38,018 fresh cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the health ministry said on Tuesday morning. This is lower than the previous day’s tally of 2.58 lakh.
A total of 310 patients succumbed to the infection during this period.
The daily positivity rate was 14.43 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 14.92 per cent.
The active caseload of Covid-19 cases in the country is 17,36,628.
Over 1.57 lakh patients recovered from Covid-19 in last 24 hours. The overall recovery has crossed 3.53 crore, which is 94.09 per cent of the cases recorded in the country till now.
So far, over 70.54 crore samples have been tested for Covid, of which 16.49 lakh were tested in last 24 hours.
79.91 lakh vaccinated in a day
More than 79.91 lakh individuals received the Covid vaccine in last 24 hours. Till now, more than 1.58 billion (150.04 crore) doses of vaccine have been administered under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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