August 15: India registered 65,002 new positive cases and 57,381 negative cases

During the past 24 hours, a total of 65,002 fresh Covid cases were reported in India. With last day’s figure, India’s Covid tally stands 25,26,193 to its credit. On the other hand, the number of people, who have recovered from the pandemic stands at 57,381. The country has registered 996 new deaths during the last 24 hours. With this, the pandemic has claimed a total of 49,036 lives from India so far. Ministry of Health informs that the active cases in India stands at 6,68,220, whereas a total of 18,08,937 got cured/discharged/migrated.

The recovery rate of the country stands at 71.61%, giving a strong positive note to the country’s fight against Covid 19. ICMR statistics show that the country has tested a 8,68,679 samples last day. With this, the total number of samples tested by India, has reached 2,85,63,095.