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2,68,833 Fresh Covid-19 Cases In India, Positivity Up From 14.7% To 16.66%

India's vaccination drive is doing much better than any other western nations, India administered 58,02,976 doses of Covid-19 vaccines in last 24 hours.

New Delhi: India reports 2,68,833 fresh Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours. As many as 4,631 more coronavirus cases reported, so far India has 94.83 per cent discharge rate and recovery toll stands at 1,22,684 on Saturday as per the Union Health Ministry records.

Country recorded 402 Covid-19 fatalities in the last 24 hours making the total death toll to 4,85,752. Active cases in the nation stands at 14,17,820 whereas, daily positivity rate remains at 16.66 per cent.

According to Union Health Ministry more than 1,56,02,51,117 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered starting from the January 16, 2021. India’s vaccine drive is at pace and vaccination drive is doing much better than any other western nations, India administered 58,02,976 doses of Covid-19 vaccines in last 24 hours.

India records 288 more confirmed cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19 in last 24 hours. Total tally of Omicron cases reaches to 6,041 increased from 5,753 cases as recorded last on Friday.

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.

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