India Reports Over 18K New Covid Cases, 246 Deaths

Bhubaneswar: India reported 18,987 new cases of Covid-19 and 246 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday.

According to the Union Health Ministry, 19,808 more persons recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, and the active cases are 2,06,586.

The total cases in the country now stand at 3,40,20,730, while the total recoveries are 3,33,62,709 and the death toll has reached 4,51,435.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered so far in the country stands at 96,82,20,997, with 35,66,347 doses administered in the last 24 hours