India has recorded 756 new coronavirus infections, while the active cases have dipped to 8,115 from 8,675, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday.
The death toll has increased to 5,31,832 with eight deaths which includes two deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated.
The Covid case tally was recorded at 4.49 crore (4,49,86,461).
The active cases now comprise 0.02 per cent of the total infections and the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.80 per cent, the ministry said.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,44,46,514 while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.18 per cent.
According to the ministry's website, 220.66 crore doses of Covid vaccine have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
India logs 173 new coronavirus infections; active tally declines to 2,670
India records 188 new Covid-19 cases, 3 deaths; active tally drops to 2,554
India reports 440 new Covid cases, one death; active tally rises to 3,294
India records 80 new Covid-19 infections, active cases rise to 1,848
Coronavirus: Study sheds light on origins of SARS-CoV-2 variant Omicron
WHO recommends new Covid-19 shots should target only XBB variants
Health Ministry to put 75 mn with hypertension on standard care by 2025
Under the lens: Regulator moots pre-export govt testing for cough syrup cos
Don't use artificial sweeteners for weight loss: WHO's latest advisory
Pharma industry seeks graded introduction of trade margin rationalisation
(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)