New Delhi, September 23 2022 || PIB

Synopsis: COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 4.08 Cr (4,08,99,936) adolescents have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Similarly, the COVID-19 precaution dose administration for age group 18-59 years also started from 10th April, 2022 onwards.

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 217.26 Cr (2,17,26,27,951) as per provisional reports till 7 am today.

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March 2022. So far, more than 4.08 Cr (4,08,99,936) adolescents have been administered the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Similarly, the COVID-19 precaution dose administration for age group 18-59 years also started from 10th April 2022 onwards.

The break-up of the cumulative figure as per the provisional report till 7 am today includes:

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage
HCWs1st Dose10414945
2nd Dose10115637
Precaution Dose6967697
FLWs1st Dose18436362
2nd Dose17712620
Precaution Dose13550874
Age Group 12-14 years1st Dose40899936
2nd Dose31449306
Age Group 15-18 years1st Dose61903194
2nd Dose52924021
Age Group 18-44 years1st Dose561148999
2nd Dose515282779
Precaution Dose88328430
Age Group 45-59 years1st Dose204007564
2nd Dose196849027
Precaution Dose45909771
Over 60 years1st Dose127652645
2nd Dose123064771
Precaution Dose46009373
Precaution Dose20,07,66,145
Total2,17,26,27,951

India’s Active Caseload currently stands at 45,281. Active cases now constitute 0.10% of the country’s total Positive Cases.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.71%. 6,424 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,39,84,695.

5,383 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

The last 24 hours saw a total of 3,20,187 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 89.30 Cr (89,30,48,257) cumulative tests.

Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 1.70% and the Daily Positivity rate is reported to be 1.68%.

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