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India’s active covid cases down at 5,881

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With a steady fall in covid cases across the country, several state governments have eased travel norms and mandatory wearing of masks.

NEW DELHI: India reported 408 fresh coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, while active cases fell to 5,881, according to an update by the Union health ministry on Thursday.

Total reported cases in the country since the pandemic hit in 2020 now stands at 4,46,70,483, and death toll at 530,601. Active cases account for 0.01% of total reported infections, while the recovery rate stands at 98.80%, according to the health ministry.

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