The Union Health Ministry reported 11,903 new COVID-19 cases in India in the last 24 hours. The active caseload in India is 1,51,209, the lowest in 252 days. Active cases make up less than 1 percent of total cases, and the current rate is 0.44 percent, the lowest since March 2020.
In the last 24 hours, 14,159 recoveries were reported, bringing the total number of recoveries to 3,36,97,740. As a result, the recovery rate is now at 98.22 percent, the highest level since March 2020. The daily positivity rate is 1.11 percent, and it has been less than 2 percent for the past 30 days. The weekly positivity rate is 1.18 percent, and it has stayed below 2 percent for the past 40 days. So far, 61.12 crore COVID-19 tests have been performed, according to the ministry. 107.29 crore vaccine doses have been administered as part of the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination campaign.
Meanwhile, Kerala last recorded 6,444 new Covid-19 cases, informed the health department in a press release. 45 new fatalities were also reported on Tuesday. In the last 24 hours, a total of 64,999 samples were tested. The weekly infection population ratio has been used to classify the local bodies (WIPR). In 115 wards of 77 local self-government bodies, the WIPR is greater than 10.