India registers 1,109 new Covid cases, 43 deaths

at 1:49 pm
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New Delhi: India registered 1,109 fresh Covid cases and 43 fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said today.

With this, the cumulative death toll due to the Covid pandemic has reached 5,21,573.

The country’s active caseload has declined to 11,492, constituting 0.03% of the total positive cases.

Nearly 1,213 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative recoveries to 4,25,00,002, it said.

The country’s daily positivity rate now stands at 0.24% and weekly positivity rate at 0.23%.

Yesterday, the country registered 1,033 fresh Covid cases and 43 fatalities in 24 hours.

A day prior to that, the country registered 1,086 fresh Covid cases and 71 fatalities in 24 hours.

On Tuesday morning, the country registered 795 fresh Covid cases and 58 fatalities within 24 hours.

The country registered 913 fresh Covid cases which were the lowest in 715 days and 13 fatalities during the previous 24 hours.