India reports 31,443 Covid-19 cases, 2,020 deaths

New Delhi: The country has recorded 37,154 fresh Covid-19 infections and 2020 deaths during the past 24 hours, according to an update given by the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday.
With this, India’s total caseload has touched 3,09,07,282 and death toll has risen to 4,10,784, the Health ministry informed.
The active cases declined by 18,121 to stand at 4,32,778 which is 1.40 per cent of the total caseload.
In the past 24 hours 49,007 people recovered from the deadly virus, taking the total recovery count to 3,0063,720, which is 97.28 per cent of the case tally. The fatality rate stood at 1.332 per cent.
Meanwhile, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that a total of 43,40,58,138 lakh samples have been tested so far for coronavirus. Of this, 17,40,325 were tested in the past day.
On the vaccination front, 38,14,67,646 people have been administered Covid-19 vaccines, of whom 17,40,325 were inoculated in the past 24 hours.