COVID-19 UPDATE: India Adds 8,603 New Infections & 415 Deaths In Last 24 Hrs

NEW-DELHI: India has reported 8,603 new Coronavirus cases and 415 deaths in the last 24 hours. With this, the cumulative caseload reached to 3,46,24,360 in the country. The death toll in the country has climbed to 4,70,530. 

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, there are 99,974 active cases and 3,40,53,856 recovered/discharged/cured cases in the country. The recovery rate stands at 98.35% and the country's active caseload currently stands at 0.29%, which is the lowest since March 2020.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), A total of 64,60,26,786 samples have been tested upto December 3. Meanwhile, in the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive, 126.53 crore vaccine doses have been administered so far.