More than 71 Lakh doses administered in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently at 97.77%

31,923 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours

India’s Active Caseload (3,01,640) is 0.90% of Total Cases

Weekly Positivity Rate (2.11%) less than 3% for last 90 days

With the administration of 71,38,205 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage crossed the landmark of 83Cr (83,39,90,049) as per provisional reports till 7 am today.  This has been achieved through 81,69,260sessions. 

The break-up of the cumulative figureas per the provisional report till 7 am today include:

 HCWs1st Dose1,03,70,205
2nd Dose87,85,834
 FLWs1st Dose1,83,47,309
2nd Dose1,46,71,244
 Age Group 18-44 years1st Dose33,77,76,289
2nd Dose6,69,10,347
 Age Group 45-59 years1st Dose15,37,13,610
2nd Dose7,15,16,250
 Over 60 years1st Dose9,83,05,587
2nd Dose5,35,93,374
Total83,39,90,049

The recovery of 31,990 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,28,15,731.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.77%. Recovery Rate is currently at its highest peak since March 2020.

Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 88 consecutive days now.

31,923 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

The Active Caseload is presently 3,01,640. Active cases presently constitute 0.90% of the country’s total Positive Cases. This is the lowest figure in active cases in India since March 2020.

The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of

15,27,443tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 55.83 Cr (55,83,67,013) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 2.11% remains less than 3% for the last 90 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be2.09%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below3% for last 24 days and below 5% for 107 consecutive days now.

SOURCE: PIB