India logs 39,097 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hrs


Guwahati: With 39,097 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, India’s daily positivity rate stood at 2.40 per cent.

The positivity rate remained below 3 per cent for the 33 consecutive days.

With the fresh cases, the country’s tally of cases has climbed to 3,13,32,159.

The active cases further declined to 4,08,977, while it constitutes 1.31 per cent of total cases.

The COVID-19 death toll climbed to 4,20,016 with 546 fresh fatalities in the last 24 hours.

India witnessed 35,087 recoveries from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the recovery tally to 3,05,03,166.