India recorded 17,135 fresh cases of Coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on Wednesday.
The nation reported 13,734 instances of Covid-19 earlier on Tuesday. According to the Union Ministry, India now has 1,37,057 active cases, or a 0.31 percent caseload growth rate.
In the past 24 hours, 19,823 recoveries have occurred in India. As of right now, 4,34,03,610 people have recovered from the Covid-19 illness, bringing the nation’s current recovery rate to 98.49%.
The Health Ministry, in its official statement, further informed that the daily positivity rate and weekly positivity rate stand at 3.69 per cent and 4.67 per cent, respectively.
A total of 204.84 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses–which included 93.36 crore Second Dose and 9.47 crore Precaution Dose– have been administered to the people under the Centre’s Nationwide Vaccination Drive.