New Delhi: India recorded 10,064 fresh cases of the coronavirus disease , the lowest daily rise since June 2020, resulting in the total active cases in the country falling below 200,600.
The country also recorded 137 Covid-related deaths, taking the toll to 1,52,556.
India's caseload tally stands at 10,582,647.
Globally, nearly 96 million people have been infected by the virus. The country continues to be second-most-affected globally, and ranks 13th among worst-wit nations by active cases, according to data from 'Worldometer'.
A total of 380,000 people have been vaccinated since the rollout of the coronavirus vaccines three days ago, the government said. Among them, 580 cases of adverse reactions have been observed and seven persons have been hospitalized.
Two persons have died also but neither deaths are related to vaccines, the government said.