India Reports 18,454 New Covid Cases, Recovery Rate Highest At 98.15%

Bhubaneswar: India reported 18,454 new cases of Covid-19 and 160 deaths in the last 24 hours while the recovery rate is 98.15%, the highest since March 2020, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday.

As per data released by the Health Ministry, 17,561 more persons recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, and the active cases are 1,78,831.

The total cases in the country now stand at 3,41,27,450, while the total recoveries are 3,34,95,808 and the death toll has reached 4,52,811.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered so far in the country stands at 99,85,38,075, with 48,08,665 doses administered in the last 24 hours.