The number of COVID-19 cases in India fell somewhat on Monday, with as many as 16,167 new infections reported, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
India detected 18,738 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday. India presently has 1,35,510 active cases, accounting for 0.31 percent of all cases.
The current recovery rate is 98.50 percent. In the previous 24 hours, 15,549 people recovered from the virus, bringing the overall number of recoveries to 4,34,99,659.
According to government figures, India’s COVID-19 death toll has risen to 5,26,730.
The daily positivity rate is 6.14 percent, while the weekly positivity rate is 4.64 percent.
On the COVID-19 vaccination front, over 206.56 crore total vaccine doses have been administered so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.