India on Saturday reported a net reduction of 2,870 to take its count of active coronavirus cases to 148,590, the lowest since June 13 and 85.40 per cent lower than the September 18 peak of 1,017,754. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases has declined to 0.58 per cent (one in 172). The country is 18th among the most affected countries by active cases. India added 11,713 cases to take its total caseload to 10,814,304. And, with 95 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 154,918, or 1.43 per cent of total confirmed infections.
With 457,404 more vaccinations across India on Friday, the total count of those inoculated reached 5,416,849. The count of recovered coronavirus cases across India, meanwhile, reached 10,510,796 – or 97.19 per cent of total caseload – with 14,488 new cured cases being reported on Saturday.
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