India’s COVID-19 Active Caseload dropped to 52,336 with the decline in daily positive cases at 4,417 on Tuesday from Monday's 5,910 cases. The active cases constituted 0.12 per cent of the country's total positive cases, as per the Union Health Ministry data.
As per the latest updates, 6,032 more recoveries and 23 more deaths were reported from across the country on Tuesday. The confirmed tally rose to 4,44,64,285 while the death toll climbed to 5,28,031.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stood at 98.69 per cent. The cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now 4,38,86,496.
In Manipur, four new COVID-19 positive cases were detected from the 284 samples tested on Monday. The state's COVID-19 death toll stood at 2,148, while the cumulative number of positive cases reached 1,39,742, including total recoveries of 1,37,532 and 62 active cases.
Meanwhile, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has reached 2,13,72,68,615 as per provisional reports till 7 am Tuesday, while 4,04,84,204 children in the age group of 12-14 years have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine so far.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 3,67,490 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 88.77 Cr (88,77,46,764) cumulative tests. The weekly positivity rate in the country currently stands at 2.06 per cent and the daily positivity rate is reported to be 1.20 per cent.