New Delhi: On Tuesday, India reported 13,086 new covid-19 cases in last 24 hrs,taking the total tally of Covid-19 cases to 4,35,31,650 according to Union health ministry update.There has been a decrease of 18.9 percent in the daily cases of covid in the country. The total active cases of COVID-19 in India have risen to 1,14,475, the health ministry data showed today
19 deaths were also reported in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to 5,25,242. The daily positivity rate on Tuesday stood at 2.90 whereas the weekly positivity rate hovered above the 3.80 per cent. The active cases comprise 0.26 per cent of the total infections, the ministry said.
An increase of 611 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours. A total of 86.44 crore tests have been conducted so far with 4,51,312 tests conducted in the last 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday (July 5), the country saw a total of 12,456 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery rate at around 98.53 per cent and total recoveries data reached to 4,28,91,933.
On Monday, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya informed that 90 per cent of India’s adult population has been fully vaccinated against Covid. This as the total number of vaccine doses administered in the country crossed 198 crore.