India records 1,52,734 new cases and 3,128 deaths

New Delhi: With 1,52,734 fresh infections, India’s Coronavirus caseload rose to 2,80,47,534 today.

According to Union Health Ministry updated this morning, the country’s Covid-19 death toll climbed to 3,29,100 with 3,128 more fatalities.

The daily test positivity rate was recorded at 9.07 per cent, less than 10 per cent for the seventh consecutive day. Weekly positivity rate has declined to 9.04 per cent, the Ministry said.

As many as 16,83,135 samples were tested on Sunday, taking the total tests to 34,48,66,883, it said.

The active cases have reduced to 20,26,092 and the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 2,56,92,342.


NT Bureau