On the 28th day of vaccination 79,67,647 beneficiaries have received the vaccination under the country-wide COVID-19 vaccination exercise, in the past 24 hours a statement released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said.
The ministry statement informed that the number of beneficiaries being vaccinated every day has shown a consistent enhancement, stated, “Eight states account for 60 percent of the total beneficiaries vaccinated in India. These states have vaccinated more than 4,00,000 beneficiaries each. Uttar Pradesh alone accounts for 10.8 percent (8,58,602 beneficiaries) of the total beneficiaries in India.”
The statistics further indicated that the country’s total active caseload currently stands at 1.36 lakh (1,36,571) as of today. The active caseload now consists of just 1.25 percent of total positive cases.
A total of 1.06 Cr (1,06,00,625) people have recovered so far. 11,395 patients have recovered and got discharged in the last 24 hours. The national recovery rate is 97.32 percent.
Kerala has reported the maximum number of single-day recoveries with 5,332 newly recovered cases. 2,422 people recovered in Maharashtra in the past 24 hours followed by 486 in Tamil Nadu.
As far as casualties are concerned 103 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours. Six states account for 80.58 percent of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (36). Kerala follows with 18 daily deaths, while Karnataka and Punjab reported eight deaths each.