Corona Virus (COVID-19) Latest Updates
IANS 08 August 2022
India reports 16,167 new COVID cases, 41 deaths in past 24 hours
08-08-2022 11:20

India reported 16,167 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, which is a decline from the previous day's count of 18,738, said the Union Health Ministry on Monday.

In the same period, the country has reported 41 more Covid deaths, taking the nationwide death toll to 5,26,730.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has marginally risen to 1,35,510 cases, accounting for 0.31 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 15,549 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,34,99,659. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.50 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 6.14 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate in the country currently also stands at 4.64 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 2,63,419 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.81 crore.

As of Monday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 206.56 crore, achieved via 2,73,95,158 sessions

Over 3.95 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India reports 20,551 new COVID cases, 70 deaths in past 24 hours
05-08-2022 11:50

In the last 24 hours, India reported 20,551 new Covid-19 cases, an increase against the 19,893 infections registered the previous day, as well as 70 additional fatalities, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.

The new fatalities has increased the nationwide death toll to 5,26,600.

The active caseload has marginally declined to 1,35,364, accounting for 0.31 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 21,595 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,34,45,624. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.50 per cent.

While the daily positivity rate rose to 5.14 per cent, the weekly positivity rate stood at 4.64 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 4,00,110 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.71 crore.

As of Friday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 205.59 crore, achieved via 2,72,54,426 sessions

Over 3.93 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India reports 19,893 fresh COVID cases, 53 deaths in past 24 hours
04-08-2022 11:30

India reported 19,893 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, a considerable rise from the previous day's count of 17,135, said the Union Health Ministry on Thursday.

In the same period, the country reported 53 more deaths, taking the nationwide Covid death toll to 5,26,530.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has marginally declined to 1,36,478 cases, accounting for 0.31 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 20,419 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,34,24,029. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.50 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 4.94 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently also stands at 4.64 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 4,03,006 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.67 crore.

As of Thursday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 205.22 crore, achieved via 2,72,07,336 sessions

Over 3.92 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
After a day of decline, India's COVID tally rises to 17,135 infections, 47 deaths
03-08-2022 10:50

India on Wednesday again reported a considerable rise at 17,135 new Covid infection in last 24 hrs, against 13,734 Covid cases reported on previous day, said Union Health Ministry.

In the same period, the country has reported 47 more Covid deaths, taking the nationwide death toll to 5,26,477.

Meanwhile, the active caseload of the country has marginally declined to 1,37,057 cases, accounting for 0.31 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 19,823 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,34,03,610. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.49 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's Daily Positivity rate has marginally risen to 3.69 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently also stands at 4.67 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 4,64,919 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.63 crore.

As of Wednesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 204.84 crore, achieved via 2,71,69,995 sessions.

Over 3.91 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India reports 13,734 new COVID cases, 34 deaths in past 24 hours
02-08-2022 10:40

India on Tuesday reported 13,734 new Covid-19 cases, a decline against the 16,464 infections logged the previous day, with 34 additional deaths, said the Union Health Ministry.

With the addition of the new fatalities, the country's overall Covid death toll has increased to 5,26,430.

The active caseload has marginally declined to 1,39,792, accounting for 0.32 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 17,897 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,33,83,787. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.49 per cent.

While the daily positivity rate decreased to 3.34 per cent, the weekly positivity rate stood at 4.79 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 4,11,102 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.58 crore.

As of Tuesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 204.60 crore, achieved via 2,71,14,804 sessions

Over 3.91 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India records 16,464 COVID cases, 39 deaths in past 24 hours
01-08-2022 10:50
 
In the last 24 hours, India reported 16,464 new Covid-19 cases and 39 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday.
 
The new fatalities increased the nationwide death toll to 5,26,396.
 
The active caseload has increased to 1,43,989, accounting for 0.33 per cent of the country's total positive cases.
 
The recovery of 16,112 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,33,65,890. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.48 per cent.
 
While the daily positivity rate marginally rose to 6.01 per cent, the weekly positivity rate stood at 4.80 per cent.
 
Also in the same period, a total of 2,73,888 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 87.54 crore.
 
As of Monday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 204.34 crore, achieved via 2,70,63,240 sessions
 
Over 3.90 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
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