India reports over 2.68 lakh fresh corona cases
NEWDELHI [MAHAMEDIA]India reported 2,68,833 lakh fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, ending at 8 am on Saturday. The country reported 402 fatalities in the last 24 hours, taking the total death toll to 4,85,752, the Union Health Ministry said. The positivity rate also increased from 14.7% to 16.66%. As many as 1,22,684 patients recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, leaving the number of active cases at 14,17,820. The confirmed cases of Omicron now stand at 6,041.