New Delhi: According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Sunday, India recorded 1,150 new infections in the last 24 hours, 175 more than yesterday. Active cases in the country increased to 11,558 which is 0.03 percent of the total cases. During this period, the daily case positivity rate stood at 0.31 per cent, a slight drop from the reported Saturday (0.32 pc).

However, there was a slight increase in the weekly positivity rate as it currently stands at 0.27 per cent. In the last 24 hours, 954 COVID patients have been cured of the disease. The total number of people who have recovered since the start of the pandemic in the country has increased to 4,25,08,788. Right now the recovery rate is 98.76 percent. According to the ministry, four fresh deaths have been confirmed in the last twenty four hours as the death toll of COVID 19. The death toll rose to 5,21,751.


The country tested 3,65,118 COVID samples in the last 24 hours. The total number of tests conducted so far is 83.18 crores. As far as vaccination under the nationwide vaccination campaign is concerned, 12,56,533 COVID vaccines were administered during this period, taking the total vaccine shots to 1,86,51,53,593.