Corona: 38,667 New Cases Reported in India
New Delhi:India records of 38,667 new corona cases along with 478 deaths, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The total tally of cases to 3,21,56,493, while the death toll rose to 4,30,732, the active cases have increased to 3,87,673 (1.21 per cent of the total infections), while the recovery rate was recorded at 97.45 per cent, the data updated at 8 am showed.
An increase of 2,446 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours, it showed.
Also, 22,29,798 COVID-19 tests were conducted Friday, taking the cumulative number of tests conducted so far for the detection of coronavirus in the country to 49,17,00,577, while the daily positivity rate was recorded at 1.73 per cent. It has been less than 3 per cent for the last 19 days.
The weekly positivity rate was recorded at 2.05 per cent, according to the health ministry.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease rose to 3,13,38,088, while the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent, the data stated.
Cumulatively, 53.61 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered till Saturday morning.