New Delhi, Oct 3: India reported a total of 22,842 Covid-19 cases and 244 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 stand at 2.70 lakh which is 0.80 per cent of the total positive cases so far in the country.
India’s recovery rate currently stands at 97.87 per cent.
A total of 25,930 people have recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, pushing the total recovery to 3.30 crore.
The testing capacity across the country continues to be increasing. The last 24 hours saw a total of 14.29 lakhs tests being conducted. India has so far conducted 57.19 crore cumulative tests.
India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 90 crore . Under the mass vaccination drive, a total of 73.76 lakh vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.