New Delhi: The number of new cases of Covid-19 in the country rose to 44,643 in 24 hours, the union health ministry said on Friday morning. This is the highest single-day tally in a week. As many as 464 patients succumbed to the infection in 24 hours.
The active caseload of Covid-19 in the country is 4.14 lakh, which is 1.3 per cent of the total cases.
The daily positivity rate is 2.72 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was 2.41 per cent.
The death toll reached 4.14 lakh, which is 1.34 per cent of the total cases
Recovery rate at 97.36%
So far, over 3.10 crore patients have recovered from the infection and were discharged from hospitals. This is 97.36 per cent of cases.
49.5 crore vaccine doses administered
The overall vaccination figure in the country reached 49.53 crore. Of these, nearly 58 lakh doses were administered in the last 24 hours.
Over 47.65 crore tests have been conducted for Covid-19 till date.
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