India's Covid-19 vaccination campaign crosses 920-million dose mark
The last 24 hours saw 18,833 new Covid-19 cases being reported
With the administration of 59,48,360 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage has now crossed the 92 crore - or 920 million - mark.
As per provisional reports till 7 am on Wednesday, 92,17,65,405 vaccine doses had been administered, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
This has been achieved through 89,35,354 sessions.
The last 24 hours saw 18,833 new cases being reported.
Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported for 101 consecutive days now, the health ministry noted.
The recovery of 24,770 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients to 3,31,75,656.
Consequently, India’s Recovery Rate stands at 97.94% and is at its highest peak since March 2020.
The country's Active Caseload is now 2,46,687, which is the lowest in 203 days. Active cases constitute 0.73% of the country's total Positive Cases, the latest health ministry data shows.
The last 24 hours saw 14,09,825 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 57.68 crore (57,68,03,867) cumulative tests.
The Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.68% jas remained less than 3% for the last 103 days now.
The Daily Positivity Rate is 1.34%. It has remained below 3% for the last 37 days and below 5% for 120 consecutive days now.