New Delhi: On Monday, India reports 16,135 new covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, taking the coronavirus tally to 43,518,564, according to Union health ministry. There were 24 deaths reported according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The active case load now stand at 1,13,864 and 5,25,223 deaths have been recorded across the country till date. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Monday, the country saw a total of 13,958 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery rate to around 98.54 per cent and total recoveries data reached 4,28,79,477.
An increase of 2,153 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. The active cases comprise 0.26 per cent of the total infections, the ministry said. India’s daily positivity rate has also marginally increased to 4.27 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently stands at 3.81 per cent.