Over one crore 66 lakh people vaccinated so far; COVID-19 recovery rate in country touches 97.03 per cent

More than one crore 66 lakh 16 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to the beneficiaries in the country so far.

The Health and Family Welfare Ministry today informed that a total of nine lakh 94 thousand 452 doses of vaccines were administered in the last 24 hours.

Meanwhile, the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate presently stands at 97.03 per cent with a total recovery of more than 14 thousand patients within 24 hours.

The Ministry said, more than one crore eight lakh 26 thousand patients have already been recovered from this disease so far and there are one lakh 73 thousand 413 active cases in the country which comprises 1.55 per cent of the total positive cases. A total of 17 thousand 407 new cases were reported in the country in the past 24 hours taking the cumulative number of positive cases to over one crore 11 lakh 56 thousand.

The Health Ministry said, 89 deaths were reported within 24 hours taking the toll to over one lakh 57 thousand across the country.

Various laboratories conducted more than seven lakh 75 thousand tests of Coronavirus samples in the last 24 hours taking the total number of tests to more than 21 crore 91 lakh.


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