India reported 39,907 fresh Covid cases on Saturday, said the ministry of health and family welfare.
With this rise, the total cases in the country reached 3,13,32,159, of which 4,08,977 are active cases.
Active cases constitute 1.31% of total cases.
The total death toll in India stands at 4,20,016, with 546 deaths reported in the past 24 hours.
The country reported 3,05,03,166 recoveries so far which takes the recovery rate to 97.35%. Total of 35,087 patients recovered in the past 24 hours.
The weekly positivity rate is currently at 2.22% and the daily positivity rate is 2.40%.
The data released by the health ministry showed that the total vaccinations has now reached 42,78,82,261.
Source: Times of India
BDST: 1330 HRS, JUL 24, 2021