New Delhi, Oct 22: India reported a total of 15,786 Covid-19 cases and 231 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said today.
According to the Union Health Ministry’s data, the active cases in the country currently stands at 1.75 lakh. Active cases presently constitute less than 0.51 per cent of the country’s total positive cases.
India’s recovery rate currently stands at 98.16 percent.
A total of 18,641 people have recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, pushing the total recovery to 3.35 crore.
The testing capacity across the country continues to be increasing. The last 24 hours saw a total of 13.24 lakhs tests and India has so far conducted over 59.70 crore cumulative tests.
India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 100 crore. Under the mass vaccination drive, a total of 61.27 lakh vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.