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New Delhi : India logged 12,428 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, the lowest in 238 days. On the other hand, a total of 15,951 Covid-19 patients were declared cured / discharged in last 24 hours in the country taking the tally of recoveries since the beginning of the pandemic to 3,35,83, 318 on October 26, 2021, recovery rate (RR) improving to 98.19%. The recovery rate is the highest since March 2020.
The Active caseload was 1,63,816 in India on October 26, 2021, the lowest in 241 days and accounted for 0.48% of the country’s total positive cases, lowest since March 2020, according to UNion Health Ministry figure.
Meanwhile, with the administration of 64,75,733 vaccine doses in last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 102.94 crore ( 1,02,94,01,119) as per provisional figure till 7 am on October 26, 2021. The last 24 hours also saw a total of 11,31,826 sample tests being conducted in India. The country has so far conducted over 60.19 crore (60,19,01,543) sample tsets.