India reports 43393 new COVID-19 cases 911 deaths in last 24 hours


India reported 43,393 new cases and 911 more deaths due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the last 24 hours, according to the Union health ministry’s update at 8am.

India's active caseload of COVID-19 cases is at 458,727 and constitute 1.50 per cent of the caseload and the national COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 97.19 per cent. The death toll has climbed to 4,05,939 with 911 fresh fatalities.

As many as 17,90,708 tests were conducted on Thursday taking the total cumulative tests conducted so far for detection of COVID-19 in the country to 42,70,16,605, while the daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.42 per cent.

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 2,98,88,284, while the case fatality rate stands at 1.32 per cent, the data stated.