India reported 2,64,202 recent COVID-19 infections in 24 hours, stated the Ministry of Well being and Household Welfare on Friday, taking the full case tally within the nation to three,65,82,129.
The brand new circumstances mark a 6.7 per cent leap from the two.47 lakh day by day circumstances reported on Thursday. A complete of 5,753 Omicron circumstances are amongst all Covid circumstances reported in India thus far.
The day by day positivity price was recorded at 14.78 per cent — up from 13.11% on Thursday — whereas the weekly positivity price was recorded at 11.83 per cent.
The nation additionally reported 315 new deaths, taking the full fatalities in India to 485,350, whereas lively circumstances rose to 12,72,073.
The lively circumstances comprise 3.48 per cent of the full infections, whereas the nationwide COVID-19 restoration price decreased to 95.2 per cent, the ministry stated on Friday.
Listed below are the Reside Updates on coronavirus circumstances in India:
In view of the surge in COVID-19 circumstances, the West Bengal BJP on Friday wrote to the State Election Fee (SEC) requesting to postpone the municipality elections for a month.
“We would like to add since the notification of said elections on December 28, 2021, as per the Bulletin of the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal, the daily reported COVID cases jumped from 732 to 23,467 on 13 January 2022,” it stated.
The BJP stated that the positivity price has additionally jumped from 2.35 per cent on 28 December 2021 to 32.13 per cent on 13 January 2022 within the state.