Coronavirus update: India reports 8,865 new Covid-19 cases, lowest in 287 days

By Rajan Nath -- November 16, 2021 9:11 am -- Updated:Feb 15, 2021

Coronavirus India update: India reported 8,865 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, which is the lowest in 287 days, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday.

Of the 8,865 new cases, 11,971 recoveries & 197 deaths were reported in the last 24 hrs, Kerala reported 4547 new cases, 6866 recoveries, and 57 deaths.

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With this, India's active caseload stands at 1,30,793, which is the lowest in 525 days, the health ministry stated while giving coronavirus update about India.

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The country's active cases account for less than 1 percent of total cases and it is currently at 0.38 percent, the lowest since March 2020.

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#covid19 India reports 8,865 new cases (lowest in 287 days), 11,971 recoveries & 197 deaths in last 24 hrs.

Active caseload 1,30,793 - lowest in 525 days. Daily positivity rate (0.80%) less than 2% for last 43 days, Weekly Positivity Rate (0.97%) less than 2% for last 53 days.

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The recovery rate is currently at 98.27 percent, which is the highest since the beginning of the pandemic.

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As per the health ministry, the country has so far conducted over 62.57 crore total tests.

Meanwhile, 112.97 corer vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.

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