The death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 4,31,642 with 417 people succumbing to the virus in the last 24 hours.
India’s active Covid-19 caseload stands at 3,81,947. Active cases now constitute 1.18% of total positive cases.
The recovery rate of the country is at 97.48% with 35,909 recoveries in the last 24 hours, the highest since March 2020, the Union health ministry said.
Also, 11,81,212 tests were conducted on Sunday, taking the cumulative number of tests conducted so far for the detection of coronavirus in the country to 49,48,05,652, while the daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.79%; less than 3% for last 21 days.
Cumulatively, 54.58 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered under the nationwide vaccination drive so far.