India for the sixth consecutive day recorded more than 3 lakh new cases in 24 hours and registered 2,771 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours thus continues to record a spurt in daily COVID-19 cases in the world adding woe to the problems.
3,23,144 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours with this the Confirmed cases reached 1,76,36,307. Ten States including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan report 71.68% of the new cases.
Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 48,700. It is followed by Uttar Pradesh with 33,551 while Karnataka reported 29,744 new cases.
India’s cumulative recoveries stand at 1,45,56,209 today. The National Recovery Rate is 82.54%. 2,51,827 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours. Ten states account for 79.70% of the new recoveries. A net incline of 68,546 cases recorded from the total active caseload the last 24 hours. The Active cases of country stands at 28,82,204 (16.34%) while the total death reached to 1,97,894 (1.12%). Eight States/UTs have not reported any COVID19 deaths in the last 24 hours. These are D&D & D&N,Ladakh (UT), Tripura, Lakshadweep, Mizoram, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradeshand A&N Islands.
Cumulatively, more than 28 Crore tests have conducted so far, while the cumulative positivity rate is 6.28%.
The cumulative number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 14.5 Cr today as part of the world’s largest vaccination drive.
Cumulatively, 14,52,71,186 vaccine doses have been administered through 20,74,721 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. These include 93,24,770 HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 60,60,718 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 1,21,10,258 FLWs (1stdose), 64,25,992 FLWs (2nddose), 5,05,77,743 1st dose beneficiaries and 87,31,091 2nd dose beneficiaries more than 60 years old and 4,93,48,238 (1st dose) and 26,92,376 (2nd dose) beneficiaries aged 45 to 60 years.
More than 31 lakh vaccination doses were administered in the last 24 hours. As on Day-101 of the vaccination drive (26th April, 2021), 31,74,688vaccine doses were given. 19,73,778 beneficiaries were vaccinated across 22,797 sessions for 1st dose and 12,00,910 beneficiaries received 2nd dose of vaccine.