New Delhi, Jan 16: India recorded 2,71,202 new Covid-19 cases, another significant hike and 314 deaths in the last 24 hours, informed the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday.
According to the Union Health Ministry’s data, the active cases in the country currently stand at 15.50 lakh. Active cases presently constitute 4.18 percent of the country’s total positive cases.
While the weekly positivity rate stands at 13.69%, the daily positivity rate is reported to be 16.28%.
Meanwhile, a total of 1.38 lakh people have recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, pushing the total recovery to 3.50 crore. India’s recovery rate currently stands at 94.51 percent