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COVID-19 Update: India Records 25,404 New Cases and 339 Deaths

COVID-19 Update: India Records 25,404 New Cases and 339 Deaths

India reported 25,404 new cases of Coronavirus infection and 339 deaths in the last 24 hours. The total number of active cases in the country came down to 3.62 lakh on Monday.

In a 193 member assembly at UN headquarters, Prime Ministers from India, Japan and the United Kingdom will deliver speeches on behalf of their country along with the Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bannett and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in attendance.

India has exceeded the landmark of administering 75 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Monday. According to the provisional data available on the Co-WIN portal, more than 71 lakh doses were administered on Monday till 7 pm.

 Kerala reported 15,058 cases, with a dip in the total number of active cases in the state to 2.09 lakh. Karnataka recorded 673 new cases of Covid-19 and 13 deaths. The state also witnessed 1,074 recoveries in the last 24 hours.

 India’s daily Covid Positivity Rate, on monday, was recorded to be 2.26 percent. This figure has been below three percent for the last 14 days. The Weekly Positivity Rate was recorded at 2.11 percent. The Health Ministry reported that the figures have been below three percent for 80 consecutive days.