India reports 6987 new Covid-19 cases


Posted on 26 December 2021


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In the previous 24 hours, 6,987 new cases have been reported. The recovery of 7,091 patients in the last 24 hours brings the total number of recovered patients to 3,42,30,354 since the start of the epidemic. As a result, India's recovery rate has reached 98.40 percent, its highest level since March 2020. The number of active cases in India is currently 76,766. Active cases account for 0.22 percent of all Positive Cases in the country, the lowest level since March 2020. The testing capacity in the Country continues to grow. A total of 9,45,455 tests were performed in the last 24 hours. In total, India has conducted approximately 67.19 Cr (67,19,97,082) tests. Despite increased testing capacity across the country, the Weekly Positivity Rate of 0.62 percent has remained below 1 percent for the past 42 days. The Daily Positivity Rate was 0.74 percent, according to reports. For the past 83 days, the daily Positivity rate has been below 2 percent, and for the past 118 days, it has been below 3 percent.


Key Points


  • In the previous 24 hours, 6,987 new cases have been reported.

  • The Daily Positivity Rate was 0.74 percent, according to reports.