India has reported 62,224 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, slightly higher that yesterday’s figures. The death count climbed to 3,79,573 with 2,542 fresh fatalities.
With the fresh cases, the country’s tally of cases has climbed to over 2.96 crore, as per Union Health Ministry.
The daily positivity rate further dropped to 3.22 per cent. It for the ninth straight day that India is seeing a positivity rate below 5 per cent.