New Delhi, Apr 26: As many as 3,52,991 more people tested positive for Covid-19 in India in the last 24 hours, taking the Covid-19 of the of the country to 1,73,13,163, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday.
This is fifth straight day that over 3 lakh cases have been recorded by the country.
Among the worst-hit States, Maharashtra reports 66,190 new cases, Uttar Pradesh 35,310 and Karnataka 34,800 new cases.
A total of 1,43,04,382 people have recovered from the virus in the country so far with the discharge of 2,19,272 people in the last 24 hours.
The death toll increased to 1,95,123 with a record 2,812 new fatalities were reported in last 24 hours..
The active cases have of the country increased to 28,13,658 comprising 16.25per cent of the total infections, the data stated.
The Ministry said that India has given 14.9 crore doses of vaccine so far.
Everyone above 18 years of age will be eligible to get vaccinated against Covid-19 from May 1.