Srinagar 12 July : India reported 37,154 new novel coronavirus cases and 724 deaths in last 24 hours, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday said.
As per the Health Ministry data, there have been more than 3 crore total recoveries across the country so far and the recovery rate has increased to 97.22 per cent.
39,649 patients have recovered during last 24 hours, they said.
India’s active caseload currently at 4,50,899 and active cases constitute 1.46 per cent of total cases, the health ministry said, adding that weekly positivity rate has remained below 5 per cent and currently stands at 2.32 per cent.
The daily positivity rate at stands at 2.59 per cent which is less than 3 per cent for 21 consecutive days, they said.
As per the MoHFW, 37.73 Crore vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.
The health ministry said that testing capacity has been substantially ramped up and a total of 43.23 crore tests have been conducted.