Delhi: August 7: India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage achieved a significant milestone of 50 Cr yesterday. Cumulatively, 50,10,09,609 vaccine doses have been administered through 58,08,344 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 9,55,138 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours, Health Department said.
India has reported 38,628 daily new cases in the last 24 hours. Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported since forty-one consecutive days.
Out of the people infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,10,55,861 people have already recovered from COVID-19 and 40,017 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours. This constitutes an overall recovery rate of 97.37%.
617 Covid Positive Patients succumbed to the disease in last 24 hours and with this, total death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 4,27,371. The case fatality rate remains at 1.34 percent.
India’s Active Caseload today stands at 4,12,153 and active cases now constitute 1.29% of the country’s total Positive Cases.
While on one side testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate currently stands at 2.39% and the Daily Positivity rate stands at 2.21% today. Daily Positivity rate remains below 3% for last 12 days and below 5% for 61 consecutive days now.