India records 28,326 new Covid infections, tally overalls to over 3.36 crore


New Delhi: India saw a single-day rise of 28,326 new coronavirus infections, taking the country’s overall tally of cases to 3,36,52,745, according to the Union Health Ministry information upgraded on Sunday.

The death toll has climbed to 4,46,918 with 260 day-to-day casualties, according to the data upgraded at 8 am.

The active cases have increased to 3,03,476, comprising 0.90 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.77 percent, the ministry said.

An increase of 2,034 cases has actually been tape-recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a period of 24 hours.

The day-to-day positivity rate was recorded at 1.90 percent. It has been less than 3 percent for last 27 days.

Weekly positivity rate was tape-recorded at 1.98 percent. It has actually been listed below 3 percent for the last 93 days, according to the Health Ministry.

The variety of people who have actually recuperated from the disease surged to 3,29,02,351, while the case casualty rate was tape-recorded at 1.33 percent.

The cumulative dosages administered in the nation up until now under the across the country COVID-19 vaccination drive has gone beyond 85.60 crore.

India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20 lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It passed by 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and went beyond the one-crore mark on December 19.

India crossed the grim turning point of two crore on May 4 and 3 crore on June 23.

Released at Sat, 25 Sep 2021 23:45:47 -0500