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New Delhi : India logged 15,823 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, up from 14,313 cases on October 12, 2021. Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported for 108 consecutive days now.

On gthe other hand, a total of 22,844 Covid-19 patients were declared cured / discharged in the country in the last 24 hours, down from 26,579 recoveries on October 12, 2021, taking the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,33,42,901 on October 13, 2021. India’s recovery rate (RR) improved to 98.06% on October 13, at its highest peak since March 2020, according to Union Health Ministry figure.

The Active Caseload was 2,07,653 in the country on October 13, the lowest in 214 days. Active cases accounted for 0.61% of the country’s total Positive Cases on October 13. The Active cases count in the country was 2,14,900 on October 12, 2021.

With the administration of 50,63,845 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 96.43 crore (96,43,79,212) as per provisional reports till 7 am on October 13, 2021.  This has been achieved through 94,26,400 sessions.

The last 24 hours saw a total of 13,25,399 sample tests being conducted in the country. India has so far conducted over 58.63 crore (58,63,63,442) cumulative tests.

The Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.46% remains less than 3% for the last 110 days now. The Daily Positivity rate was 1.19% on October 13, 2021. The daily Positivity rate has remained below 3% for last 44 days and below 5% for 127 consecutive days now.