India Adds 1,249 New Covid Cases, 2 More Deaths
New Delhi: India reported 1,249 new coronavirus cases while active cases rose to 7,927, Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday showed.
The death toll rose to 5,30,818 with one death each in Karnataka and Gujarat, data updated at 8 am showed.
Daily positive was recorded at 1.19 percent and weekly positive was recorded at 1.14 percent.
The number of Covid cases has been recorded at 4.47 crore (4,47,00,667).
Active cases now comprise 0.02 percent of total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.79 percent, the ministry said.
With 1,05,316 tests conducted in the last 24 hours, 92.07 crore people have been diagnosed with Covid so far.
The number of recoveries rose to 4,41,61,922, while the death rate was recorded at 1.19 percent. According to the ministry’s website, 220.65 crore doses of Covid vaccines have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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