Mumbai: According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India reported 38,079 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 560 fatalities have been reported due to Coronavirus.
With this, the COVID death toll reached 4,13,091 whereas the infection tally rose to 3,10,64,908.
Active cases have come down to 4,24,025 and comprise 1.36 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 97.31 per cent, data updated at 8 am.
It said there has been a decrease in 6,397 active COVID-19 cases in the 24 hours.
The ministry said that 19,98,715 tests were conducted on Friday, taking the total cumulative tests conducted for the detection of COVID-19 in the country to 44,20,21,954.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 1.91 per cent and remained below three per cent for 26 consecutive days.
According to the health ministry, the weekly positivity rate is 2.10 per cent.
The number of people who have recovered from the disease has risen to 3,02,27,792, while the case fatality rate has risen to 1.33 per cent, the data said.
The total vaccine doses administered have reached 39.96 crores under the nationwide vaccination drive.