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New Delhi : India reported 12,729 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, down from 12,885 cases on November 4, 2021. Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported for 131 consecutive days now.

A total of 12,165 Covid-19 patients patients were declared cured / discharged in the country in 24 hours, down from 15,054 recoveries on November 4, taking the tally of recovered patients since the beginning of the pandemic to 3,37,24,959 on November 5, 2021. India’s recovery rate (RR) improved to 98.23% on November 5.

The Active Caseload was 1,,48,922 on November 5, 2021, up from 1,48,579 cases on November 4. Active cases accounted for 0.43% of the country’s total Positive Cases, the lowest since March 2020, according to Union Health Ministry figure.

The last 24 hours saw a total of 6,70,847 sample tests being conducted in the country. India has so far conducted over 61.30 Crore (61,30,17,614) sample tests.

The Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.25% remains less than 2% for the last 42 days now. The Daily Positivity rate was 1.90% on November 5, 2021. The daily Positivity rate has remained below 2% for last 32 days and below 3% for 67 consecutive days now.

With the administration of 5,65,276 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 107.70 Crore (1,07,70,46,116) as per provisional reports till 7 am on November 5, 2021. This has been achieved through 1,08,69,517 sessions.