New Delhi: The country recorded 2,841 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday morning. Nine patients succumbed to the infection during this period.
The daily positivity rate was 0.58 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 0.69 per cent.
Around 4.86 lakh samples were tested for Covid-19 in last 24 hours, taking the cumulative testing to over 84.29 crore.
A total of 3,295 patients recovered from Covid in 24 hours. The overall recovery is more than 4.25 crore, or 98.74 per cent of the total case tally.
The active caseload stands at 18,604, or 0.04 per cent of the cases recorded till now.
14.03 lakh vaccinated on Thursday
Around 14.03 lakh individuals received the Covid vaccine on Thursday. So far, more than 1.90 billion (190.99 crore) doses have been administered under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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