According to the latest update, India's active coronavirus caseload stands at 1,61,334. Active cases account for less than 1 per cent of total cases, currently at 0.47 per cent, the lowest since March 2020.
The country also registered 13,198 new recoveries in the last 24 hours, taking the recovery rate to 98.19 per cent. India has so far conducted over 60.58 crore Covid-19 tests.
Meanwhile, more than 104.82 crore vaccine doses have been administered so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
Meanwhile, India's testing capacity has been ramped up extensively and it has conducted 60,58,85,769 COVID-19 tests so far, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Of the total testing done so far, 12,84,552 samples were tested in the last 24 hours. On Thursday, the nation had reported 16,156 new cases and 773 fatalities.