The death toll has risen further to 442,655 with 338 deaths a day, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
During the last 24 hours, active cases in the country decreased by 6,595 to 3.84,921.
Also, 34,848 more people were discharged in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries in the country to 32,409,345.
The lower number of cases in the last 24 hours is due to fewer tests. In the last 24 hours, only 15,30,125 samples were analyzed for COVID-19.
In his fight against Covid-19, 73,82,07,378 doses of vaccine they have been administered under the nationwide vaccination program so far.