India reported 34,973 new COVID-19 cases and 260 fatalities in the last 24 hours. The new fatalities pushed the COVID death toll to 4,42,009 in the country. 37,681 got recovered in the same duration. India has 3,90,646 active cases of COVID. Kerala reported 26,200 new COVID cases and 114 deaths in past 24 hours. Under the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive, 72,37,84,586 vaccine doses have been administered.