A steady increase has been witnessed in the number of daily COVID-19 cases in the last few days. According to the Health Ministry, 44,230 new cases have been reported in India in the last 24 hours. During this period, 42,360 people recovered while 555 people lost their lives due to COVID-19 across the country. With the addition of new cases, the total caseload has reached 3,15,72,344 in India. Currently, there are 4,05,155 active cases. So far, 3,07,43,972 people have recovered while 4,23,217 people have died in the country. The Health Ministry informed that 45,60,33,754 people have been vaccinated in the country.