Covid-19 Update: India’s vaccination coverage crosses the landmark of 1,100 million doses
The country reported 13,091 new cases in the last 24 hours
India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage has crossed the mark of 1100 million.
As per provisional reports till 7 am on Thursday, with the administration of 57,54,817 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, the nationwide vaccination coverage was 1,10,23,34,225.
This has been achieved through 1,12,38,854 sessions, said the Union Health Ministry.
The recovery of 13,878 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,38,00,925.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.25%.
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 137 consecutive days now, the health ministry said.
The country reported 13,091 new cases in the last 24 hours.
India’s active caseload is presently at 1,38,556 is lowest in 266 days.
Active cases currently constitute 0.40% of the country's total positive cases, which is lowest since March 2020.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 11,89,470 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 61.99 crore (61,99,02,064) cumulative tests.
While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 1.18% has remained less than 2% for the last 48 days now.
The Daily Positivity Rate is reported to be1.10%. The Daily Positivity Rate has remained below 2% for last 38 days and below 3% for 73 consecutive days now.