India reports 16,167 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours, positivity rate at 6.14%

India has reported 16,167 new COVID-19 cases and 41 deaths in the last 24 hours, including 15 reconciled deaths in Kerala, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
India’s active caseload stood at 1,35,510, while the daily positivity rate stood at 6.14%. The COVID-19 death toll in the country reached 5,26,730.