India has again been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic as the country witnesses a singly day rise of 1.088 new cases. The recent numbers have taken the total covid cases to 4,30,38,016 while the active cases stand at 10,870, informed by the Union Health Ministry on their data that was updated on Wednesday.
The 8 am data has also reported that the total number of covid deaths has climbed to 5,21,736 with the recent 26 fatalities.
With the new data, the ministry said that it is estimated that the new cases add up to 0.03% of the total Covid-19 infections of the country while the recovery rate stands at 98.76%. And in the active corona cases, a reduction of 19 cases have been registered in the last 24 years.
According to the ministry, the daily positivity rate stands at 0.25 per cent while the weekly positive rate is 0.24 per cent. The number of recovered patients stand at 4, 25, 05, 410 with the total fatality rate being 1.21 per cent.
Out of the 26 fresh covid deaths, 19 of them are reported from Kerala. The health ministry has stated that more then 70 per cent of total fatalities happened due to comorbidities.