The death toll from Covid-19 in India has reached 5,26,996, government data added. According to the Ministry, 20,018 patients with Covid have recovered in the last 24 hours. The total number of patients recovered from the disease in the country rose to 4,35,93,112. The recovery rate currently stands at 98.54 percent.
As many as 3,62,802 Covid samples were tested in the last 24 hours, totaling 87.99 cr. The weekly positivity rate is now 4.79 percent.
As part of the nationwide vaccination campaign in the country, 24,43,064 doses of Covid have been administered in the last 24 hours. The total number of vaccinations accumulated in the country reached 207.71 of which 93.74 million are the second dose while 11.84 million are the precautionary dose.