More than six crore thirty lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered in the country so far. The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has informed today that over nineteen lakh forty thousand doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered to the beneficiaries in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 94.11 per cent. The Health Ministry said, more than forty one thousand patients were recovered within 24 hours and with this one crore fourteen lakh patients have already been recovered from the Covid-19 infection. However, the active caseload is continuously rising in the country due to sudden spike in the cases reported from various States. At present, there are more than five lakh fifty two thousand active cases in the country which comprises 4.55 per cent of the total positive cases.
Amid the rising new cases, more than fifty three thousand new cases have been reported in the country in the last 24 hours taking the cumulative positive cases to over one crore twenty one lakh.
Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu have reported a surge in daily new cases. Five States, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Punjab and Chhattisgarh together account for over 79 per cent of the total active cases in the country. Health Ministry said, three hundred fifty four deaths reported in the last 24 hours taking the toll to over one lakh sixty two thousand across the country.