NEW-DELHI: India saw a single-day rise of 11,106 new Covid-19 cases, taking the country’s total to 3, 44, 89,623, according to the Union health ministry data, on Friday.
The death count has climbed to 4, 65,082 with daily deaths of 459.
The daily rise in covid cases has been below 20,000 for 42 days and less than 50,000 daily new cases have been reported for 145 consecutive days now.
The ongoing cases have gone up to 1,26,620 containing 0.37 percent of the total cases, the lowest since March 2020. The national recovery rate is 98.28 percent.
The decrease in the active cases has been recorded at 2,142 in a span of 24 hours.
The daily positivity rate has been less than 2 percent for the last 46 days.
The weekly positive rate has been below 2 percent for the last 56 days.
372 deaths were reported, 321 were assigned as Covid deaths.
A total number of 4,65,082 deaths have been reported so far in the country including Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, and Bengal.
The health Ministry is stressed that more than 70 percent of deaths happen due to comorbidities.