New Delhi, Nov 28: India recorded 8,774 new coronavirus cases along with 621 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family welfare.
The recovery of 9,481 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally to 3,39,98,278.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.34 per cent, highest since March 2020. The total death toll has climbed to 4,68,554.
The active caseload stands at 1,05,691. Active cases presently constitute 0.31 per cent of the country’s total positive cases, the lowest since March 2020. Also in the same period, a total of 10,91,236 tests were conducted across the country.
India has so far conducted over 63.94 crore cumulative tests.
Meanwhile, the weekly positivity rate at 0.85 per cent has remained less than 1 per cent for the last 14 days now.
The daily positivity rate stands at 0.80 per cent, which has also remained below 2 per cent for the last 55 days and less than 3 per cent for 90 consecutive days now.
With the administration of 82,86,058 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid inoculation coverage has reached 121.94 crore as of Sunday morning.
More than 22.83 crore balance and unutilized Covid vaccine doses are still available with the states and union territories to be administered, according to the health ministry as of Sunday morning.
Telangana State Governor Dr. Tamilisai Soundarajan on Sunday along with her family members had darshan of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala.
Panchayati Raj Minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao has requested the people and the officials to be on the alert in view of the unseasonal rains in United Warangal district, Palakurthi constituency and other places in the State.
Telangana Congress chief A. Revanth Reddy paid rich floral tributes to S. Jaipal Reddy, former Union Minister, Best Parliamentarian Award on his 80th Birth Anniversary on Sunday in the city.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao will hold a cabinet meeting on Monday in the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in the state.
he famous club of the city – Secunderabad Club– witnessed a massive fire accident. The entire club gutted in the fire that spread in the early hours is Sunday. Ten fire tenders were rushed to the accident spot and brought the fire under control by toiling themselves up for three hours.