Based on the latest update from the Health Ministry, India has recorded 12,885 new coronavirus infections and 461 fatalities in the last 24 hours. Out of this, the current active cases stands at 1,48,579. This has been the lowest the active cases have been in the 253 days.
Out of the 461 fatalities, 362 deaths were reported from Kerala. Now, the state has recorded 32,598 deaths. The new cases reported from Kerala is 7,312. The active caseload of the state now stands at 49,87,710.
The recoveries from the last 24 hours from India push the recovery rate to 98.23%. This is the highest since March 2020. The total number of patients who have recovered from the disease has reached 3,37,12,794.
India's daily positivity rate stands at 1.21% and the weekly positivity rate is 1.17%.
Also, the country has conducted 61.23 crore Covid tests, according to the ministry of health and family welfare. The total vaccination doses administered in the country has reached 107.63 crores.