3,230 Covid cases. With this, the active caseload also dropped to 40,979 from the earlier 44,000 cases. The death toll climbed to 5,28,584 with 22 fatalities which includes eight deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.
The active cases comprise 0.09 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate increased to 98.72 per cent, the ministry said.
A decline of 1,378 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. Under the nationwide vaccination drive, India’s cumulative vaccination coverage has exceeded 217.96 crore.
Of all the doses administered, 94.80 crore is second dose while the other 20.69 crore is precaution dose. As per the ministry, 89.44 crore total tests have been conducted so far of which 3,23,293 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours.