India’s fresh Covid-19 infections highest in over 100 days

Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya requested officials to ramping up testing and to accelerate the rate of vaccination.

India’s fresh Covid-19 infections highest in over 100 days
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India reported 17,336 new corona virus infections in a day, raising the country’s active Covid case load to 88,284 infections. This is the largest spike of fresh infections in the last 100 days.

This jump in cases comes with a daily positivity rate of 4.32 percent and a weekly positivity rate of 3.07 percent according to data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.