India logged 2,119 new Covid-19 cases and 10 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.
The new deaths took the overall fatalities to 5,28,953.
The active caseload at 25,037 accounts for 0.06 percent of the country’s total positive cases.
The recovery of 2,582 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,40,84,646. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.76 percent.
Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 1.13 percent and 0.97 percent, respectively.
Also in the same period, a total of 1,88,220 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.96 crores.
As of Friday morning, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 219.50 crores.
Over 4.12 crore adolescents have been administered a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of the vaccination drive for this age bracket.