New Delhi: The country recorded 16,135 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Monday morning. As many as 24 patients succumbed to the infection during this period.
Around 3.32 lakh samples were tested for Covid on Sunday.
Active caseload over 1.13 lakh
A total of 13,958 patients recovered from Covid-19 on Sunday, taking the cumulative recoveries to over 4.28 crore. This is a recovery rate of 98.53 per cent.
The active caseload stands at 1,13,864, or 0.26 per cent of the total case tally.
1.78 lakh vaccinated in 24 hours
Around 1.78 lakh individuals received the Covid vaccine in the country on Sunday. So far, over 1.97 billion (197.98 crore) doses have been administered under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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