The number of reported positives fell slightly at 18,84,937, representing 4.59% of the total number of cases in the country.
With the recovery of 3,52,784 patients in the past 24 hours, a total of 3,87,33,494 people have been cured of the virus. Hence, India’s recovery rate is 94.21%.
During the same period, a total of 16,15,993 exams were taken across the country, bringing the cumulative total to more than 72.73 crore.
With the administration of more than 620,000 doses of the vaccine in the past 24 hours, the country’s Covid vaccination coverage has reached 165.70 crore as of Sunday morning.
The ministry added that more than 12.43 doses of Covid vaccine are left over and have not been used up in the states and UT.