India on Monday reported a net decrease of 232 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 20,403. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases now stands at 0.02 per cent (one in 5,000). The country is seventy-fifth among the most affected countries by active cases. On Sunday, it added 3,207 cases to take its total caseload to 43,105,401 from 43,102,194 — an increase of 0.01%. And, with 29 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,093, or 1.22 per cent of total confirmed infections.
With 1,350,622 more Covid-19 vaccine doses being administered on Sunday, India’s total count of vaccine shots so far reached 1,903,490,396. The count of recovered coronavirus cases across India, meanwhile, reached 42,560,905 — or 98.74 per cent of total caseload — with 3,410 new cured cases being reported on Monday.
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