The death toll has climbed to 5,24,747 with 24 more fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.
Active case tally increased by 3,769 and now comprises 0.08 per cent of the total infections, while the national Covid-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.70 per cent, the health ministry said.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.26 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was also recorded at 1.50 per cent.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 4,26,44,092, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.21 per cent.
The total number of Covid vaccine doses administered in the country so far has exceeded 194.76 crore.
Meanwhile more than 193.53 crore (1,93,53,58,865) vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far through Govt, of India (free of cost channel) and through direct state procurement category and more than 13.93 crore (13,93,88,755) balance and unutilized Covid Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs to be administered.