Over 16 lakh people administered Covid-19 vaccines in country; COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 96.83 per cent

A total of over 16 lakh 15 thousand people have been administered Covid-19 vaccines in the country so far. The Health and Family Welfare Ministry said that more than 33 thousand people have been inoculated in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate reached 96.83 per cent with the total recovery of more than 13 thousand patients in the last 24 hours. The Ministry said that more than one crore three lakh patients have already been recovered from this disease. Covid-19 active cases are on a continuously declining trajectory in the country. Presently, the total number of active cases in the country is one lakh 84 thousand 182 which comprises only 1.73 per cent of the total positive cases.
The Health Ministry said, 131 deaths have been reported during the last 24 hour taking the toll to one lakh 53 thousand 470 across the country. The Indian Council of Medical Research said that various laboratories have conducted more than five lakh 70 thousand tests of corona virus samples during the last 24 hours and more than 19 crore 23 lakh tests have been done in the country so far.


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