New Delhi, 7 July
India recorded 18,930 new coronavirus infections, taking the Covid-19 tally to 4,35,66,739, while active cases rose to 1,19,457, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Thursday.
Data updated at 8 am showed the death toll rose to 5,25,305 with 35 new deaths.
The ministry said that active cases comprise 0.26 per cent of the total infections, while the national recovery rate has been recorded at 98.53 per cent.
The active caseload has registered an increase of 4,245 cases in a span of 24 hours.
A total of 86.53 crore tests have been conducted so far with 4,38,005 tests conducted in the last 24 hours.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.32 percent while the weekly positivity rate stood at 3.86 percent.