India noticed a single-day rise of 25,166 new COVID-19 instances, the bottom in 154 days, taking the tally to three,22,50,679, whereas the nationwide restoration charge was recorded at 97.51 per cent, the best since March, in keeping with the most recent Well being Ministry knowledge on Tuesday. With 88.13 lakh doses given within the final 24 hours, India noticed a brand new single-day vaccination document.
The variety of deaths climbed to 4,32,079 with 437 deaths within the final 24 hours, in keeping with the info up to date at 8 am.
The energetic instances have declined to three,69,846, the bottom in 146 days. It includes 1.15 per cent of the full infections, the bottom since March 2020, the Well being Ministry mentioned.
Additionally, 15,63,985 checks have been performed on Monday, taking the cumulative checks performed up to now for detection of COVID-19 within the nation to 49,66,29,524. The day by day positivity charge was recorded at 1.61 per cent. It has been lower than three per cent for the final 22 days.
The weekly positivity charge was recorded at 1.98 per cent. It has been beneath three per cent for the final 53 days, in keeping with the Well being Ministry.
— Ministry of Well being (@MoHFW_INDIA) August 17, 2021
The quantity of people that have recuperated from the illness surged to three,14,48,754, whereas the case fatality charge stands at 1.34 per cent, the info acknowledged.
Cumulatively, 55.47 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered below the nationwide vaccination drive up to now with greater than 88.13 lakh doses being administered within the final 24 hours, which is the best ever vaccination achieved in a single day, the ministry mentioned.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went previous 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
India crossed the grim milestone of two crore on Could 4 and three crore on June 23.
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