The death toll climbed to 5,30,596 with five fatalities which includes four reconciled by Kerala and one death reported from Haryana in the last 24 hours.
The active cases comprise 0.01 per cent of the total infections. A decrease of 163 cases has been recorded in the active Covid-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours, and active cases have declined to 6,046.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,41,33,433, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.19 per cent.
While the national Covid-19 recovery rate increased to 98.80 per cent, according to the ministry website.
According to the ministry’s website, 219.87 crore doses of Covid vaccine have been administered in the country so far under the nationwide vaccination drive.
India’s Covid-19 tally grim milestone of two crore on May 4 and three crore on June 23 last year. It crossed the four-crore mark on January 25 this year.