India recorded 21,566 fresh COVID-19 infections in a 24-hour cycle till Thursday morning.
In the same period 45 deaths were reported across the country.
The new infections recorded on Thursday are higher than the previous day's count of 20,557 infections.
With the new infections, India's active caseload currently stands at 1,48,881.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.25 per cent while the weekly positivity rate was at 4.51 per cent.
According to the Union Health Ministry the current recovery rate from COVID-19 infection in the country is at 98.46 per cent.
Under the nationwide vaccination drive, India has so far administered a total of 200.91 crore vaccine doses against the Covid-19 infection, which included 92.77 crore second doses and 6.34 crore precaution doses.