The number of active cases stood at 1,61,334.
Yesterday, the government reported 16,156 fresh Covid cases recorded in 24 hours.
On Wednesday, the country reported 13,451 fresh Covid cases in a span of 24 hours.
Nearly 12,428 Covid infections and 356 deaths were reported on Tuesday.
A day prior to that, 14,306 fresh COVID-19 cases and 443 fatalities were reported in 24 hours.
The country recorded 15,906 Covid cases and 561 fatalities in 24 hours, a day earlier.
The single-day figure reported last Saturday was 16,326 along with 666 deaths in a span of 24 hours.