COVID-19: India sees 43,071 new infections and 955 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: India saw a slight dip in daily COVID-19 cases and recorded 43,071 new infections in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Sunday (July 4, 2021) morning.

The national weekly positivity rate currently stands at 2.44 per cent and the daily positivity rate is at 2.34 per cent.

However, the number of single-day deaths rose after the country reported 955 fresh coronavirus-related fatalities, as compared to 738 between Friday and Saturday morning.

There were also over 52,000 people who recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours.

With this, the country’s active COVID-19 caseload stands at 4,85,350, while the death tally is at 4,02,005 and the total number of recoveries is at 2,96,58,078.

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