New Delhi: The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry in a recent statement has claimed that India’s cumulative Covid 19 vaccine coverage has exceeded 58.89 crores. This has been achieved through 65,03,493 sessions.
The statement says that the union government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country. The recovery of 39,486 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,17,20,112.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.68%, the highest since March 2020.
On the other hand, high recoveries and a low number of new cases have subsided the Active Caseload to 3,19,551 which is at its lowest in 156 days. At 0.98%, Active cases presently form less than 1% of the country’s total Positive Cases. Active Caseload is at its lowest since March 2020.
The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 16,47,526 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 50.93 Cr (50,93,91,792) cumulative tests.