Coronavirus India Latest Updates: Active Cases Drop Below 2.5 Lakh
India's active Covid-19 case load dropped below 2.5 lakh, the lowest in more than six months, despite predictions of a third wave hitting its peak in October.
As many as 18,833 people tested positive for the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, according to the Health Ministry’s update as of 8 a.m. on Oct. 6. That compares with 24,770 recoveries in the same period.
Active cases currently account for just 0.73% of the total tally.
Key Coronavirus Data
Total confirmed cases: 3,38,71,881
Total number of active cases: 2,46,687
Total patients cured/discharged/migrated: 3,31,75,656
Total deaths: 4,49,538
Number of fresh cases in last 24 hours: 18,833
Number of recoveries in a day: 24,770
Deaths recorded in a day: 278
Total vaccine doses administered: 92,17,65,405
Doses administered in the last 24 hours: 59,48,360