India Coronavirus Updates: The cases of corona infection in India have increased again after a day of decline, but the number of vaccinations has decreased. A day earlier, the lowest number of corona cases were reported in five months and record vaccination was done. Now the latest data released by the Ministry of Health has been released on Wednesday morning. According to the ministry, 35,178 new corona cases came in the last 24 hours. At the same time 55 lakh vaccines were administered, whereas a day before this a record 88 lakh vaccines were administered. In the last 24 hours, 440 corona infected people lost their lives across the country. 37,169 people have also been cured of corona in 24 hours, that is, 2431 active cases were reduced yesterday.
total cases of corona infection
A total of three crore 22 lakh 85 thousand people have been infected since the beginning of the corona epidemic. Out of these, 4 lakh 32 thousand 519 people have died. The good thing is that so far 3 crore 14 lakh 85 thousand people have also been cured. The number of corona active cases in the country is less than four lakhs. A total of 3 lakh 67 thousand people are still infected with the corona virus, who are undergoing treatment.
- Total corona cases– Three crore 22 lakh 85 thousand 857
- Total discharge– Three crore 14 lakh 85 thousand 923
- Total Active Cases– three lakh 67 thousand 415
- Total death- four lakh 32 thousand 519
- Total vaccination56 crore 6 lakh 52 thousand doses were given
Kerala has the highest number of corona cases
With the arrival of 21,613 new cases of corona infection in Kerala on Tuesday, a total of 37 lakh 3 thousand 578 people have been confirmed infected in the state so far. 127 people have died due to infection. A total of 18,870 people have died due to infection in the state so far. Of the new cases of infection, 92 are health workers, 92 have come from outside the state, 20,248 people have become ill due to contact with the infected, while the source of infection of 1181 people is not known.
More than 56 crore vaccine doses were given
The Union Health Ministry said, till August 17, 56 crore 6 lakh doses of corona vaccine have been given across the country. Last day 55.05 lakh vaccines were administered. At the same time, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 49 crore 84 lakh corona tests have been done so far. About 17.97 lakh corona sample tests were done on the last day, whose positivity rate is less than 3 percent.
The death rate from corona in the country is 1.34 percent while the recovery rate is 97.51 percent. Active cases are 1.15 percent. India is now at 10th place in the world in terms of Corona Active Cases. India ranks second in terms of the total number of infected. Whereas after America, Brazil has the highest number of deaths in India.