New Delhi: In India, the period of ups and downs in the cases of ‘Corona infection’ continues. In the last 24 hours, 19,406 new cases of corona have been reported. After which the total number of infected people in the country has increased to 4,41,26,994. The number of active cases has come down to 1,34,793.At the same time, after the death of 49 more people due to infection, the death toll increased to 5,26,649.
Talking about those recovering after defeating the corona virus infection, 19,928 patients were cured across the country in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of patients who have recovered after defeating the epidemic has gone up to 4,34,65,552. The recovery rate of the country is 98.50 percent. The daily positivity rate stood at 4.96 per cent and the weekly positivity rate at 4.63 per cent, the ministry said.
Talking about the corona test, in the last 24 hours, over 3,91,187 tests have been done across the country. So far, about 87.71 crore corona tests have been done in the country. Talking about the vaccination campaign, more than 205.92 crore so far of vaccine have been administered in the country. According to the Ministry of Health, 32,73,551 doses were administered on the previous day. The vaccine is being administered to children and adults above 12 years of age in the country.
The most affected states are Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Kerala, where new cases are also coming the most. On Friday, The health ministry also informed that India has now administered over 100 million precaution doses of Covid-19 vaccines. Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya tweeted, “This has been achieved by collective efforts. India has administered over 10 crore (100 million) precautionary doses. 10 crore people now have an extra layer of safety. Under PM Narendra Modi ji’s leadership, ‘Covid vaccination Amrit Mahotsav’ is going on in full swing to provide free precaution dose for all adults.”
The highest number of 2,024 cases were found in Maharashtra on the previous day. At the same time, a rise of 162 infections from the day before. Five people died of corona in Himachal on Monday. With this, the positivity rate has crossed 16% in four states of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and Meghalaya. At the same time, there has been a big jump in the number of corona infected in the country’s capital Delhi. In the last 24 hours on Friday in Delhi, 2,419 new cases of corona were reported and two people died. After the last 6 months, such a large number of infected have come to the fore. Earlier on Thursday, 2202 new cases were reported here during this period.
Meanwhile, the COVID positivity rate has also increased to 12.95 percent, and the number of active cases stands at 6,876, out of which 4,046 patients are being treated in home isolation. With 1,716 patients being cured in the last 24 hours, the total number of cured has gone up to 19,31,590, while the total number of cases in Delhi is 19,64,793 and the death toll is 26,327.