New Delhi: The number of new Covid-19 cases saw a slight decline on Friday. As many as 91,702 people tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative caseload to 2,92,74,823, said the Union health ministry.
New cases had reached 94,052 the day before.
The number of new fatalities has jumped above the 3,000-mark once again with 3,403 more people succumbing to the disease. With this, the death toll in the country has reached 3,63,079.
India saw 1,34,580 people getting discharged after recuperating from Covid-19 between Thursday and Friday. This took the total number of discharges to 2,77,90,073.
As a result, active cases now rest at 1121671, declining by 46,281.
India has tested 37,42,42,384 samples for Covid-19 until now, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
As per data:
- Total cases: 2,92,74,823
- Total discharges: 2,77,90,073
- Death toll: 3,63,079
- Active cases: 11,21,671
- Total vaccination: 24,60,85,649