India reports 7145 new Covid-19 cases


Posted on 18 December 2021


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In the previous 24 hours, 7,145 new cases have been reported. The recovery of 8,706 individuals in the last 24 hours brings the total number of recovered patients to 3,41,71,471 since the start of the epidemic.  As a result, India's recovery rate has risen to 98.38%, the highest since March 2020. The number of active cases in India is currently at 84,565. This is the lowest it's been in 569 days. Active cases account for 0.24 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 12,45,402 tests were performed in the last 24 hours. In total, India has conducted about 66.28 Cr (66,28,97,388) tests. Despite increased testing capacity across the country, the Weekly Positivity Rate of 0.62 percent has remained below 1 percent for the past 34 days. The Daily Positivity Rate was 0.57 percent, according to reports. For the past 75 days, the daily Positivity rate has been below 2 percent, and for the past 110 days, it has been below 3 percent.


Key Points


  • In the previous 24 hours, 7,145 new cases have been reported.

  • The Daily Positivity Rate was 0.57 percent, according to reports.