The active cases comprise 0.48 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.19 per cent, the highest since March 2020.
The active caseload came down to 4,655, out of which the most of 895 are in Chittoor alone and the lowest of 27 in Kurnool.
WHO seeks 'additional clarifications' from Bharat Biotech for Covaxin to conduct final 'risk-benefit assessment'
The technical advisory group met on Tuesday to review data on Covaxin for the emergency use listing of India's indigenously-made vaccine.
Cumulatively 72,13,19,294 first doses and 31,35,17,300 second doses have been administered till now.
The health department has conducted six mass vaccination programmes inoculating 1.33 crore people, the Minister for Medical and Family Welfare said.
Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, which has developed Covaxin, had submitted an EOI to the WHO on April 19 for the vaccine's Emergency Use Listing.
A total of 1,20,376 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, pushing the cumulative number of specimens examined to 5,05,44,014.
Khurda district, of which state capital Bhubaneswar is a part, reported the highest number of new cases at 207, followed by Cuttack at 36.
It said 111 people recovered from the infectious disease on Tuesday. The cumulative number of recoveries till date was 6,62,592. The number of active cases was 4,101, the bulletin said.
Facebook said it has made 'considerable progress' this year with downgrading vaccine misinformation in users’ feeds.
Russia's coronavirus task force reported 1,106 deaths in 24 hours, the most since the start of the pandemic.
Moderna says it will make up to 110 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine available to African countries.
Issuing a new set of guidelines, Chief Secretary Jishnu Barua said 31 per cent of the eligible population of the state have been fully vaccinated, while 95 per cent got their first dose.
The active cases comprise 0.49 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.18 per cent, the highest since March 2020.
A joint statement issued by the CR and WR clarified that only categories identified by the government as on date are permitted to travel as per the standard operating procedures (SOP).