India reports 13,596 new daily cases, 166 deaths in last 24 hours | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India reported 13,596 new cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest in 230 days, according to the data by ministry of health and family welfare. While 166 people died due to the virus, pushing India’s death toll to 4,52,290.
Also, as many as 19,582 recoveries were recorded in the 24-hour period, taking the cumulative recoveries to 3,34,39,331.

The national Covid recovery rate is currently at 98.12 per cent, which is the highest since March 2020.

India’s active caseload stands at 1,89,694, the lowest in 221 days.
The active caseload now accounts for less than 1 per cent of total cases. It is currently at 0.56 per cent, the lowest since March 2020.
Also, over 9 lakh Covid-19 tests were conducted in the country in the last 24 hours, informed the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) today.

With 9,89,493 tests conducted on Sunday to detect the presence of the virus in the population, the cumulative tests conducted so far crossed 59.19 crores.
A total of 59,19,24,874 tests have been conducted across the country so far.
(With inputs from agencies)

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