India Reports Over 16K New Covid Cases, 379 Deaths

Bhubaneswar: India reported 16,862 new cases of Covid-19 and 379 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday.

According to the Union Health Ministry, 19,391 more persons recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, and the active cases are 2,03,678.

The total cases in the country now stand at 3,40,37,592, while the total recoveries are 3,33,82,100 and the death toll has reached 4,51,814.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered so far in the country stands at 97,14,38,553, with 30,26,483 doses administered in the last 24 hours.