The national caseload rose to 11,192,043.
The same day, nearly 9,500 patients recovered bringing the number of recoveries to 9,957,655.
No death from COVID-19 was recorded in the past 24 hours. The total fatalities stood at 43,094.
On Thursday, an additional 387,222 doses of vaccines were administered, raising the total number of doses of COVID-19 vaccines injected to 247,726,474.