India on Monday reported a net reduction of 549 to take its count of active coronavirus cases to 168,235, the lowest since June 19 and 83.47 per cent lower than the September 18 peak of 1,017,754. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases has declined to 0.64 per cent (one in 156). The country is 15th among the most affected countries by active cases. India added 11,427 cases to take its total caseload to 10,757,610. And, with 118 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 154,392, or 1.44 per cent of total confirmed infections.
With 14,509 more vaccinations across India on Saturday, the total count of those inoculated reached 3,758,843. The count of recovered coronavirus cases across India, meanwhile, reached 10,434,983 – or 97.00 per cent of total caseload – with 11,858 new cured cases being reported on Monday.
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