Posted On: 11 JUL 2021, Delhi
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|37.60 Cr. Vaccine Doses administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination DriveIndia reports 41,506 new cases in last 24 hoursIndia’s Active Caseload currently at 4,54,118Active cases constitute 1.47% of total cases2,99,75,064 Total Recoveries across the country so far41,526 patients recovered during last 24 hoursRecovery Rate increases to 97.20%Weekly Positivity Rate remains below 5%, currently at 2.32%Daily positivity rate at 2.25%, less than 3% for 20 consecutive daysTesting capacity substantially ramped up – 43.08 crore tests conducted(Total)|
PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU
MINISTRY OF INFORMATION & BROADCASTING
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 37.60 Cr
41,506 Daily New Cases reported in last 24 hours
India’s Active Caseload (4,54,118) presently constitutes just 1.47% of total cases
Daily Positivity Rate (2.25%) less than 3% for 20 consecutive days
More than 43 crore COVID tests conducted so far
India’s cumulative vaccination coverage exceeded 37.60 crore. A total of 37,60,32,586 vaccine doses have been administered through 48,33,797 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 37,23,367 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.
|Age Group 18-44 years||1st Dose||11,18,19,570|
|Age Group 45-59 years||1st Dose||9,33,66,230|
|Over 60 years||1st Dose||7,00,73,761|
The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st June, 2021. The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.
India has reported 41,506 daily new cases in the last 24 hours.Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported since fourteen continuous days. This is a result of sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs.
India’s Active Caseload today stands at 4,54,118 and active cases are now only 1.47% of the country’s total Positive Cases.
Out of the people infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 2,99,75,064 people have already recovered from COVID-19 and 41,526 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours. This constitutes an overall recovery rate of 97.20%, which is showing a sustained increasing trend.
With substantially ramped up testing capacity across the country, a total of 18,43,500 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the country. Cumulatively, India has conducted over 43 crore (43,08,85,470) tests so far.
While on one side testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, a continued decline in weekly case positivity is noticed. Weekly Positivity Rate is currently at 2.32% while the Daily Positivity rate stands at 2.25% today. Daily Positivity rate has remained less than 3% for 20 consecutive days, and has remained below 5% for 34 consecutive days now.
COVID-19 Vaccination Update
More than 38.60 Crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs
More than 1.44 Cr balance and unutilized doses still available with States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered
More than 38.60 crore (38,60,51,110) vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far, through all sources and a further 11,25,140 doses are in the pipeline.Of this, the total consumption including wastages is 37,16,47,625 doses (as per data available at 8 AM today).
More than 1.44 Cr (1,44,03,485) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered.
Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman attends Third G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting
The G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors reaffirmed their resolve to use all available policy tools for as long as required to address the adverse consequences of COVID-19.
Smt. Sitharaman appreciated the Italian G20 Presidency for identifying three catalysts of resilient economic recovery from the pandemic as being Digitalization, Climate Action and Sustainable Infrastructure and shared the Indian experience of integrating technology with inclusive service delivery during the pandemic.
The Finance Minister shared recent policy responses of Government of India to strengthen the health system and economy, including the efficient application of CoWIN Platform to scale-up vaccination in India. Smt. Sitharaman added that this platform has been made freely available to all countries as humanitarian needs outweigh commercial considerations in this extraordinary crisis. The Finance Minister stated that as the co-chair of Framework Working Group of the G20, India along with UK, views digitalization as an agenda that will continue to play a key role in bolstering economic growth.