India on Tuesday reported a net decrease of 12,062 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 362,207. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases now stands at 1.94 per cent (one in 51). The country is seventh among the most affected countries by active cases. On Monday, it added 25,404 cases to take its total caseload to 33,289,579 from 33,264,175 — an increase of 0.1%. And, with 339 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 443,213, or 1.33 per cent of total confirmed infections.
With 7,866,950 more Covid-19 vaccine doses being administered on Monday, India’s total count of vaccine shots so far reached 752,238,324. The count of recovered coronavirus cases across India, meanwhile, reached 32,484,159 – or 97.58 per cent of total caseload – with 37,681 new cured cases being reported on Tuesday.
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