India on the ninth consecutive day broke its own record again by as over 3.8 lakh new cases were registered to set a new record again touching the peak of new cases along with 3,498 patients succumbed to death due to the deadly virus in the last 24 hours.
With 3,86,452 new cases Indiaâ€™s total Active Caseload has reached 31,70,228. It now comprises 16.90% of the country’s total Positive Cases. A net incline of 85,414 cases recorded from the total active caseload in the last 24 hours.
Ten States including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan report 73.05% of the new cases.
Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 66,159. It is followed by Kerala with 38,607 while Uttar Pradesh reported 35,104 new cases.
The National Mortality Rate has been falling and currently stands at 1.11%.
Indiaâ€™s cumulative recoveries stand at 1,53,84,418 today. The National Recovery Rate is 81.99%. With highest 2,97,540 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours. While 4 States/UTs D&D & D&N, Nagaland, Tripura and A&N Islands report No death in the last 24 hours.
More than 2.45 Cr beneficiaries register themselves on Co-WIN (till 9:30 am today) as Phase III of COVID19 Vaccination commences from 28 April, 2021.
On the other hand, the cumulative number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 15.22 Cr today.
Cumulatively, 15,22,45,179 vaccine doses have been administered through 22,43,097 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. These include 93,86,904 HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 61,91,118 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 1,24,19,965 FLWs (1stdose), 67,07,862 FLWs (2nddose), 5,19,01,218 1st dose beneficiaries and 1,04,41,359 2nd dose beneficiaries more than 60 years old and 5,17,78,842 (1st dose) and 34,17,911 (2nd dose) beneficiaries aged 45 to 60 years.
More than 21 lakh vaccination doses were administered in the last 24 hours.
As on Day-104 of the vaccination drive (29th April, 2021), 22,24,548 vaccine doses were given. 12,74,803 beneficiaries were vaccinated across 21,810 sessions for 1st dose and 9,49,745 beneficiaries received 2nd dose of vaccine.
In another significant development, more than 19 lakh (19,20,107) tests were conducted in the last 24 hours, making it the highest single day tests done in India.