Covid-19 Update: India records less than 2 lakh cases after 40 days
The cumulative recoveries have reached 2,40,54,861 and the National Recovery Rate is 89.26%
Coming as a relief amid the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, India has recorded less than 2 lakh daily new cases to a level seen 40 days before.
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 1,96,427 Daily New Cases were registered in the last 24 hours. Daily new cases were 1,84,372 on April 14.
Cumulatively, the Active Caseload has also now reduced to 25,86,782. Active Cases have decreased since its last peak on 10th May.
A net decline of 1,33,934 cases was witnessed in the last 24 hours. It now comprises 9.60% of the country's total Positive Cases.
India’s Daily Recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for the 12th consecutive day, with 3,26,850 recoveries registered in the last 24 hours.
The cumulative recoveries have reached 2,40,54,861. The National Recovery Rate has grown further to touch 89.26%.
A total of 20,58,112 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the country and cumulatively 33,25,94,176 tests have been done so far. The Daily Positivity rate has reduced and now stands at 9.54% today.
A total of 19,85,38,999 vaccine doses have been administered through 28,41,151 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am.
These include 97,79,304 HealthCare Workers HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 67,18,723HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 1,50,79,964 FrontLine Workers FLWs (1st dose), 83,55,982 FLWs (2nd dose), 1,19,11,759 beneficiaries under 18-44 age group (1st dose), 6,15,48,484 (1st dose) and 99,15,278 (2nd dose) beneficiaries aged 45 to 60 years. 5,69,15,863 1st dose beneficiaries and 1,83,13,642 2nd dose beneficiaries of more than 60 years old.
Under the Phase 3 of vaccination, 12.82 lakh vaccination doses were administered for the 18-44 age group in the last 24 hours. This is the highest since May 1 when the Liberalised Pricing and Accelerated National COVID-19 Vaccination Strategy was implemented