Coronavirus India Updates: The daily new cases of coronavirus in India have fallen below the 2 lakh mark as the country on Friday reported 1,86,364 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.
As per the coronavirus updates given by the Union Health Ministry, India reported 1,86,364 new cases of COVID-19, 2,59,459 discharges, and 3,660 deaths in the last 24 hours.
With this, the total number of coronavirus cases has increased to 2,75,55,457 while total discharges have gone up to 2,48,93,410. The death toll in India has reached 3,18,895 while active cases stand at 23,43,152.
As of now, a total of 20,57,20,660 people in the country have been administered the COVID-19 vaccine.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 33,90,39,861 samples have been tested up to May 27. Of these, 20,70,508 samples tested on Thursday.
Meanwhile, the Union Health Ministry stated that at 1.86 lakh cases, a declining trend in new cases continues. Daily new cases are lowest in the last 44 days while Active caseload has further declined to 23,43,152 with active cases decreased by 76,755 in the last 24 hours.
With 2,59,459 patient recoveries reported during the last 24 hours, a total of 2,48,93,410 patients have recovered in the country so far taking the Recovery Rate to 90.34 percent.
The weekly positivity rate currently stands at 10.42 percent while the daily positivity rate is at 9.00 percent, less than 10 percent for 4 consecutive days.
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