New Delhi: India recorded 11,793 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Tuesday morning.
As many as 27 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,25,047.
The daily positivity rate is 2.49 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate is 3.36 per cent.
Around 4.73 lakh samples were tested for Covid-19 in the country in last 24 hours, taking the cumulative testing figure to over 86.14 crore.
A total of 9,486 patients recovered from Covid in last 24 hours. So far, over 4.27 crore recoveries have been registered, which is a recovery rate of 98.57 per cent.
The active caseload has reached 96,700, which is 0.22 per cent of the cases recorded till now.
19.21 lakh vaccinated on Monday
Around 19.21 lakh individuals received the Covid-19 vaccine in the country on Monday. So far, over 1.97 billion (197.31 crore) doses have been administered under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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