India Logs 1,021 Covid Cases in One Day

published by, Pragati Pal

Last Update: May 17, 2023, 11:38 AM IST

Data updated at 8 am said the death toll has risen to 5,31,794 with four more deaths, including two from Kerala.  (File Image/PTI)

Data updated at 8 am said the death toll has risen to 5,31,794 with four more deaths, including two from Kerala. (File Image/PTI)

The total number of Covid cases has been recorded at 4.49 crore (4,49,83,152). Active cases now comprise 0.03 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.79%.

India saw a one-day increase of 1,021 Covid infections, while active cases declined to 11,393 from 13,037 a day earlier, according to data updated by the Union health ministry on Wednesday.

Data updated at 8 am said the death toll has risen to 5,31,794 with four more deaths, including two from Kerala.

The total number of Covid cases has been recorded at 4.49 crore (4,49,83,152). Active cases now comprise 0.03 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.79%, according to the health ministry’s website.

The number of people who recovered from the disease increased to 4,44,39,965, while the death rate was recorded at 1.18 percent. According to the website of the Ministry of Health, 220.66 crore doses of Kovid vaccine have been given so far in the country under the nationwide Kovid-19 vaccination campaign.

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