India recorded at least 2,897 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases to 4,3110,586, while active cases decreased to 19,944, according to updated Federal Ministry of Health data.
The number of deaths rose to 524,157, with 54 new deaths, the data said on Wednesday.
The ministry said that active cases constitute 0.05 percent of the total infections, while the national recovery rate from COVID-19 has reached 98.74 percent.
A decrease of 143 cases was recorded in the number of active COVID-19 cases within 24 hours. The daily positivity rate was 0.95% and the weekly positivity rate was 0.82%, according to the ministry.
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