New Delhi: According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday, India reported 16,135 new COVID cases in the past 24 hours, with a daily case positive rate of 4.85 percent.
As per Health Ministry, Currently, there are 1,13,864 active cases, or 0.26 percent of all positive cases in the nation. Up to 16,103 new COVID infections were recorded in India on Sunday. A total of 13,958 patients recovered from COVID, bringing the overall recovery rate to 4,28,79,477, or 98.53 percent.
In the past 24 hours, up to 24 patients have succumbed to the virus, bringing the total death toll to 5,25,223. Meanwhile, 3,32,978 COVID samples were tested during this period. So far, 86.39 crore tests have been performed in the nation. 197.98 crores of vaccine doses have been given so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.
The Central Government will procure and supply 75 percent of the vaccines, free of cost, being produced by the vaccine manufacturers in the country to States and Union territories.