Corona Update: 30 lakh vaccinations in last 24 hours, more than 9 million people vaccinated

New Delhi: India has achieved significant achievement in the world’s largest vaccination campaign launched on January 16 this year, fighting a collective and cooperative fight against the global pandemic. More than 9 crore people have been vaccinated under the Covid-19 vaccination campaign in the country.

According to the preliminary information received till 7 am today, 9,01,98,673 people have been vaccinated in 13,77,304 sessions. Of these, 89,68,151 health workers (HCW) have been given the first dose of vaccine and 54,18,084 health workers have been given the second dose. In addition, 97,67,538 frontline workers (FLW) have been given the first dose and 44,11,609 frontline workers have been given the second dose. Along with this, the first dose has been given to 3,63,32,851 beneficiaries above the age of 60 years and the second dose to 11,39,291 beneficiaries. The first dose has been given to 2,36,94,487 beneficiaries aged 45 to 60 years and the second dose to 4,66,622 beneficiaries.

In 8 states, 60 per cent of the total vaccine doses so far have been applied in the country. More than 3 million doses of the vaccine have been administered in the last 24 hours.

29,79,292 vaccines were administered on the 82nd day of the vaccination campaign (April 7, 2021). Of these, 26,90,031 beneficiaries were given the first vaccine in 38,760 sessions and 2,89,261 beneficiaries were vaccinated.

On an average, 34,30,502 vaccines per day are ranked first in the world in terms of vaccines applied on a global scale.

The number of new cases is increasing in India. During the last 24 hours, 1,26,789 new cases were reported.

Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu. Gujarat, Kerala and Punjab have seen an increase in daily reported cases of Covid in these ten states. 84.21 percent of the total new cases have been reported in these 10 states.

Maharashtra recorded the highest number of 59,907 new cases per day. Subsequently, 10,310 new cases were reported in Chhattisgarh and 6,976 in Karnataka.

The total number of active cases in India is 9,10,319. This is 7.04 percent of the total positive cases reported in the country. There has been a drop of 66,846 cases in total active cases in the last 24 hours.

Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and Kerala have reported 74.13 percent of the total active cases. Of these, Maharashtra alone recorded 55.26 percent of the total active cases of the country.

The number of people recovering from this disease in India has increased to 1,18,51,393 today and thus the country’s recovery rate is 91.67 percent.

In the last 24 hours, 59,258 patients have recovered.

In the last 24 hours, 685 people have died from Covid-19.

Out of these new deaths, 87.59 percent deaths have been reported in ten states. Maharashtra has the highest number of 322 and 62 deaths reported daily in Punjab.

In 12 states / UTs, no deaths have been reported from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. These states are Assam, Ladakh (Union Territory), Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Manipur, Lakshadweep, Mizoram, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Arunachal Pradesh.