New Delhi: India added 38,164 new COVID-19 cases and 499 related deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry informed on Monday (July 19, 2021). With this, the total number of cases in the country has increased to 3,11,44,229 and the death toll stands at 4,14,108.
India currently has 4,21,665 active coronavirus cases and the weekly positivity rate is at 2.08 per cent, while the daily positivity rate is at 2.61 per cent.
On the other hand, 38,660 patients recovered in the last 24 hours and took the total number of recoveries to 3,03,08,456. The national recovery rate has now improved to 97.32 per cent.
Meanwhile, over 40 crore vaccine doses have been administered across the country to date.
(This is a breaking news)