Covid-19 update: India’s cumulative vaccination coverage surpasses 738 million
The country reported 28,591 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours
India’s cumulative vaccine coverage crossed 738 million on Sunday with the administration of 72,86,883 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours.
The cumulative figure stood at 73,82,07,378 doses, as per provisional reports till 7 am on Sunday. This has been achieved through 75,25,766 sessions, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Meanwhile, the States and Union Territories (UTs) continued the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 77 consecutive days now.
The country reported 28,591 new cases in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said.
The recovery of 34,848 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,24,09,345.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.51%.
The Active Caseload is currently 3, 84, 92 and Active Cases constitute 1.16% of the country's total Positive Cases.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 15,30,125 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 54.18 crore (54,18,05,829) cumulative tests.
The Weekly Positivity Rate at 2.17% has remained less than 3% for the last 79 days now.
The Daily Positivity rate is reported to be 1.87%. It has remained below 3% for last 13 days and below 5% for 96 consecutive days now.