Covid Live Updates; India Records 32,937 new covid cases while 417 deaths reported
In the most recent updates, the country reported 32,937 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours and there were 417 deaths reported. The number of active cases in the country now stands at 3,81,947 which is good news for the nation as this figure is the lowest in the last 145 days.
With the lowest since 2020 March, the active cases constitute 1.18% of the total cases. Talking about new cases, Kerala reported 18,582 cases and 102 deaths while the western state of Maharashtra had 4,797 fresh cases with 130 fatalities.
According to the data issued by the Union Health Ministry, the recovery rate of the country stands at 97.48%, the highest since March 2020. Across the country, 3,14,11,924 people in total have recovered so far, with 35,909 patients recovering during the last 24 hours.
Taking a look at the vaccine data, so far, 54.58 crore vaccine doses have been given to the citizens of this country, with 1743114 doses being administered during the last 24 hours.
There is also some positive piece of news for the people of Mumbai. With a sharp decline in the cases, the city is now containment zone-free. Even the last two slums, which were under the containment zone in the K-east ward covering areas like Andheri East, Marol, Sakinaka were removed from the tag on Friday. Talking about the National Capital, Delhi has been successful in reducing the numbers over the past week. Only 3 casualties have been reported in the data shared by the Delhi Government. Daily cases have drastically reduced in the city with just 50-60 cases being reported with 513 active cases.
The Union Health Ministry, on Monday, said we have provided more than 56.81 crore doses of vaccine to the States and Union Territories till now. Adding further, they said, More than 2.89 crore balance and unutilized vaccine doses are still available with the States and Union Territories till now.