Real-time updates on the latest coronavirus news: India has 44,643 new Covid cases and the number of active cases has risen to 4.14 million

New Delhi:
India reported 38,628 new Covid cases today, a drop of nearly 13% from yesterday’s 44,643 cases. The positive rate was 2.21%, less than 3% in the last 12 days. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Narendra Modi) said that as India’s Covid vaccine dose surpassed the 500 million dose mark on Friday, the country’s fight against the pandemic has received “strong impetus.” Furthermore, the current weekly positive rate of 2.39% is still below 5%.