COVID-19 Update: India’s cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 1072 million mark
India’s active caseload is presently at 1,51,209 is lowest in 252 days
With the administration of 41,16,230 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 1072 million mark.
As per provisional reports till 7 am on Wednesday 1,07,29,66,315 doses have been administered. This has been achieved through 1,07,96,018 sessions, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The recovery of 14,159 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,36,97,740.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.22%.
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 129 consecutive days now.
The country reported 11,903 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.
India’s active caseload is presently at 1,51,209 is lowest in 252 days. Active cases presently constitute 0.44% of the country's total Positive Cases, which is lowest since March 2020.
The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 10,68,514tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over61.12 Cr (61,12,78,853) cumulative tests.
While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, the Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.18% remains less than 2% for the last 40 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be1.11%.
The daily Positivity rate has remained below2% for the last 30 days and below 3% for 65 consecutive days now.