India experienced a notable decrease in COVID-19 cases, with the country reporting 6,594 new infections in the previous 24 hours, or 18% less than the previous day.
On Monday, the country registered 8,084 COVID-19 incidents. India recorded more than 8,000 instances for the third day in a row. According to the Union Health Ministry, India’s active caseload is now at 50,548 people, accounting for 0.12 percent of all infections.
A total of 4,035 people have been recovered from coronavirus infection in the previous 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries to 4,26,61,370. In India, the recovery rate is 98.67%.
The daily positivity rate is 2.05%, while the weekly positivity rate is 2.32 percent.
So far, 85.54 crore COVID-19 tests have been administered across the country, with 3,21,873 tests administered in the previous 24 hours.
Meanwhile, India’s immunisation programme has achieved 195.35 crore doses under the national COVID vaccination programme. This was accomplished with 2,50,79,283 sessions.
COVID-19 immunisation for children aged 12 to 14 years old began on March 16, 2022. More than 3.52 crore (3,52,45,234) adolescents have received the first dose of the COVID vaccination thus far.
More than 193.53 crores (1,93,53,58,865) of vaccine doses have been distributed to states/UTs so far, with over 13.56 crore (13,56,98,610) of balance and unutilized doses remaining.