In the last 24 hours, 39,097 new cases of coronavirus infection have been reported and 546 people have died during this period. 35,087 people have recovered from the infection in the last 24 hours. So far, a total of 3,13,32,159 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in India while the total number of deaths has gone up to 4,20,016. After 35,087 new discharges, the total number of recoveries increased to 3,05,03,166. The number of active cases in the country currently stands at 4,08,977. ICMR informed that 16,31,266 sample tests were conducted for COVID-19 in India on Friday. In the last 24 hours, 42,67,799 vaccine doses were administered in the country.