COVID-19: India reports 25,166 cases, lowest in 154 days

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India reported 25,166 new coronavirus infections and 437 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Union Health Ministry.

Active cases in the country have come down to 3,69,846, the lowest in 146 days. It comprises 1.15 per cent of the total infections.

There are a total of 3,22,50,679 coronavirus cases in the country at present. The overall death toll has reached 4,32,079. As many as 3,14,48,754, people have recovered from the disease.

Out of the new cases, Kerala reported 12,294 new cases and 142 fatalities.

Maharashtra had 4,145 new infections and 101 deaths.

The daily positivity rate in the country was recorded at 1.61 per cent. It has remained below 3 per cent for the last 22 days. The weekly positivity rate was recorded at 1.98 per cent.

The ministry said 55.47 crore vaccine doses have been administered so far.