The exponential rise in the recoveries has led to the improvement in the recovery rate.
The total recovered cases have crossed 98.6 lakhs (98,60,280), the highest globally.
The gap between active cases and recovered cases is continuously increasing and stands at 96,02,624.
In another achievement, the active cases have drastically declined to 2.57 lakh. The total positive
cases of the country are 2,57,656 and now comprise merely 2.51 per cent of the total cases.
With a high number of COVID patients recovering every day and the sustained fall in the mortality rate, India’s steady trend of registering dipping active cases continues.
A total of 21,822 new confirmed cases recorded in the last 24 hours in the country whereas 26,139 new recoveries were registered in the same period.
It has led to a net decline of 4,616 cases from the total active caseload.