India recorded 44,111 fresh cases of Covid-19 and 738 related fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Union health ministry’s data showed.
The country saw a total of 57,477 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery to 2,96,05,779. The total cases of COVID-19 in India have now mounted to 3,05,02,362 with 4,95,533 active cases, the data showed.
The total death toll in the country is now at 4,01,050.
A total of 34,46,11,291 people have so far been vaccinated across the country.
Meanwhile, Bharat Biotech concluded the final analysis for Covaxin efficacy as part of phase 3 clinical trials, resulting in 77.8% efficacy for symptomatic Covid patients.
The five most affected states by total cases are Maharashtra (6,079,352), Kerala (2,949,128), Karnataka (2,849,997), Tamil Nadu (2,488,407), and Andhra Pradesh (1,896,818).