New Delhi: For the past 15 days, the country has been recording less than 20,000 daily new infections even as the toll remained below 300-mark for the past 25 days.
On January 19, India had reported 10,064 new coronavirus infections, the lowest single-day spike in seven months. The country had recorded over 10,000 cases on June 6 last year.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday said that with 163 fresh deaths, the overall toll in India stood at 1,53,032.
As per the Ministry’s data, 1,02,83,708 people have recovered so far and currently there are 1,88,688 active cases.
The recovery rate stands at 96.75 per cent, while the fatality rate at 1.44 per cent.