India reports 22,764 new cases, 7,585 recoveries and 416 deaths in the last 24 hours. Active caseload currently stands at 91,361. Recovery Rate currently at 98.36%. Omicron case tally stands at 1,270.
India logged 161 fresh Omicron infections, taking the total tally of such cases in the country to 1,431.
Of the 1,431 patients infected with the Omicron variant of the virus so far, 374 have either recuperated or migrated, according to the ministry’s data updated at 8 am.
The country also recorded 22,775 fresh COVID-19 cases and 406 more fatalities due to the viral disease.
Maharashtra recorded the maximum number of 454 new cases followed by Delhi at 351, Kerala 118 and Gujarat 115.
The fresh cases raised India’s tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,48,61,579, while the active cases increased to 1,04,781, according to the latest data.
The death toll from the pandemic climbed to 4,81,080 with 406 new fatalities, the data stated.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.05 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 1.10 per cent.
The number of patients who have recuperated has gone up to 3,42,75,312, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.38 per cent.
The cumulative number of Covid vaccine doses administered in the country so far has exceeded 145 crore.