India reported 21,257 new coronavirus cases, taking its overall Covid-19 tally to 3,39,15,569, while Covid-19 death toll also climbed to 4,50,127 with 271deaths in last 24 hours. The Case fetality rate currently stands at 1.33 per cent.
India’s active caseload decreased by 3,977 in last 24 hours to stand at 2,40,221, which now comprises 0.71 per cent of the total caseload.
National coronavirus recovery rate currently stands at 97.96 per cent, with 24,963 patients recovering in last 24 hours. 3,32,25,221 patients have recovered from the infections so far across the country.
With 13,85,706 Covid test done during the previous day, the daily positivity rate stood at 1.53 per cent, while weekly positivity rate was recorded at 1.64 per cent.
58 crore total tests has been conducted so far for detection of COVID-19 in the country.
Meanwhile, 93.17 crore vaccine Doses have been administered so far in the country under Nationwide Vaccination Drive, with 50,17,753 vaccine doses administered yesterday.
National Capital Delhi reported 44 fresh cases of COVID-19 and zero death on Thursday. There are 383 active cases of coronavirus in the city.