India recorded 9,216 new coronavirus infections taking the country’s total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,46,15,757, while Covid-19 death toll also climbed to 4,70,115 with 391 deaths in last 24 hours.
The Case fetality rate currently stands at 1.36 per cent.
India’s active caseload increased by 213 in last 24 hours to stand at 99,976, which now comprises 0.29 per cent of the total caseload.
National coronavirus recovery rate currently stands at 98.35 per cent, with 8,612 patients recovering in last 24 hours. 3,40,45,666 patients have recovered from the infections so far across the country.
With 11,57,156 Covid test done during the previous day, the daily positivity rate stood at 0.80 per cent, while weekly positivity rate was recorded at 0.84 per cent.
64.46 crore total tests has been conducted so far for detection of COVID-19 in the country.
Meanwhile, 125.75 crore vaccine Doses have been administered so far in the country under Nationwide Vaccination Drive, with 73,67,230 vaccine doses administered yesterday.
National Capital Delhi reported 217 fresh cases of COVID-19 and zero death on Thursday. There are 307 active cases of coronavirus in the city.