Covid Cases In India Today: The number of Covid-19 cases in India on Wednesday raised to 4,435, the biggest single-day jump in over five months or 163 days. However, the the number of active cases increased to 23,091. According to Union health ministry data, a total of 4,777 cases were recorded on September 25 last year.
With the fresh cases of Covid-19 in the country, the COVID-19 tally climbed to 4.47 crore (4,47,33,719). The death toll increased to 5,30,916 with 15 deaths. The data was is as per the updated status at 8 am today.
Meanwhile, four people died of Covid-19 in Maharashtra; one death each was reported from Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Puducherry and Rajasthan; and four were reconciled by Kerala.
At 23,091, the active cases now comprise 0.05 per cent of the total infections. The national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.76 per cent, according to the health ministry website.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 3.38 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 2.79 per cent.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,41,79,712, while the case fatality rate stood at 1.19 per cent.
According to the ministry’s website, 220.66 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.