India Reports Over 44K New Covid Cases, 496 Deaths

Bhubaneswar: India reported 44,658 new cases of Covid-19 and 496 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday.

According to the Union Health Ministry, 32,988 more persons recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours. Besides, the active cases in the country now stand at 3,44,899.

The total cases till now are 3,26,03,188 while the total recoveries are 3,18,21,428 and the death toll has reached 4,36,861.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered so far in the country stands at 61,22,08,542, with 79,48,439 doses administered in the last 24 hours.