Coronavirus Case and Fatality Rate in India, Coronavirus Third Wave Highlights: As the national Covid-19 vaccination programme speeds up racing towards the 100 crore mark, India witnessed its lowest daily Covid infections in nearly seven months.
The country recorded 14,146 new infections in the last 24 hours. Union Health Ministry’s data on Sunday said that cumulative cases in the country have now risen to 3,40,67,719 while the number of deaths climbed to 4,52,124 with 144 more fatalities.
Active cases now comprise 0.57 per cent of the total infections, the lowest in 220 days while the average Covid recovery rate was recorded at 98.10 per cent, the data updated at 8 am showed. A total of 59.09 crore coronavirus tests have been conducted so far.
Meanwhile, over 97.65 crore Covid vaccine doses have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
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