The country reported 27,176 new cases in the last 24 hours

With the administration of 61,15,690 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage surpassed the cumulative figure of 758 million on Wednesday.

As per provisional reports till 7 am on Wednesday, a total of 75,89,12,277 doses have been administered so far since the launch of the nationwide vaccination drive on 16 January. This has been achieved through 76,68,216 sessions, the health ministry said.

The recovery of 38,012 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,25,22,171. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.62%.

States and Union Territories (UTs) continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 80 consecutive days now.

The country reported 27,176 new cases in the last 24 hours.

The Active Caseload is currently 3,51,087. Active cases presently constitute 1.05% of the country's total Positive Cases.

The last 24 hours saw a total of16,10,829 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 54.60 Cr (54,60,55,796) cumulative tests.

The Weekly Positivity Rate, which was at 2.00%, has remained less than 3% for the last 82 days now.

The Daily Positivity Rate is reported to be1.69%. Thisnhas remained below 3% for last 16 days and below 5% for 99 consecutive days now.