New Delhi: India reports 2,47,417 fresh cases of Coronavirus in last 24 hours. Positive cases today are 27 per cent higher than yesterday’s figure when 1,94,720 fresh cases were reported across country.
The daily positivity rate in the country is now 13.11 per cent. Around 380 Covid-19 patients lost lives in last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 4,85,035, as reported by Union Health Ministry. Death toll increased by 1.34 per cent.
Apart from fresh cases of covid-19 India also reports as many as 84,825 recoveries. Meanwhile, India’s current active cases stands at 11,17,531. There have been 5,488 confirmed cases of Omicron so far rising from 4,868 cases of Omicron variant as reported yesterday.
India’s vaccination drive has been at a good pace since it started on January 16, 2021, as the ground level health care workers, ASHA workers, doctors, medical staff have made it possible to administer 1,54,61,39,465 doses till January 13, 2022.
In last 24 hours 76,32,024 more Covid-19 vaccines were administered, as mentioned on Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s website.
Meanwhile center has urged all the citizens of the country to get fully vaccinated as soon as possible so that the fight against the covid-19 can be fought with good immunity and better chances of no casualties in future.