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India achieves milestone leaving United States behind

Covid 19 vaccine drive
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India saw another new vaccine record as it surpassed the United States in the total number of doses administered.

As per information provided by the Health Ministry, India has so far administered 32.36 crore vaccine doses under the ‘Nationwide Vaccination Drive’.
Meanwhile, the United States of America (USA) has administered about 32.33 crore vaccine doses.

Covid 19 in India – Few key points :
1. India in the last one week has administered over three crore, 91 lakh vaccine doses under the ‘Nationwide Vaccination Drive’. This can be considered a milestone vaccination figure which out numbers the population of many countries.
2. In the last 24 hours, India has registered 46,148 fresh Covid cases and 979 deaths. The overall cases in India now stands at 3,02,79,331. Meanwhile, the total number of deaths is now at 3.96 lakhs.
3. Active caseload in the country has declined to 5,72,994 and the active cases now constitute only 1.89 percent of total cases.
4. So far a total of 2,93,09,607 people have recovered from Covid 19 virus with 58,578 patients recovering during the last 24 hours.
5. The daily recoveries continue to outnumber the daily new cases for the 46th consecutive day.
6. Recovery rate now has increased to 96.80 percent.
7. The weekly positivity rate remains below 5 percent and is now at 2.81 percent.

8. Testing capacity has also been ramped up substantially, a total of 40.63 crores tests have been conducted so far.

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Written by Headline8 Desk


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