India reported 18,166 new coronavirus cases, taking its overall Covid-19 tally to 3,39,53,475, while Covid-19 death toll also climbed to 4,50,589 with 214 deaths in last 24 hours. The Case fetality rate currently stands at 1.33 per cent.
India’s active caseload decreased by 5,672 in last 24 hours to stand at 2,30,971, which now comprises 0.68 per cent of the total caseload.
National coronavirus recovery rate currently stands at 97.98 per cent, with 23,624 patients recovering in last 24 hours. 3,32,71,915 patients have recovered from the infections so far across the country.
With 12,83,212 Covid test done during the previous day, the daily positivity rate stood at 1.42 per cent, while weekly positivity rate was recorded at 1.57 per cent.
58.25 crore total tests has been conducted so far for detection of COVID-19 in the country.
Meanwhile, 94.70 crore vaccine Doses have been administered so far in the country under Nationwide Vaccination Drive, with 66,85,415 vaccine doses administered yesterday.
National Capital Delhi reported 30 fresh cases of COVID-19 and zero death on Saturday. There are 377 active cases of coronavirus in the city.