Posted On: 13 JUL 2021, Delhi



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38.14 Cr. Vaccine Doses administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination DriveIndia reports 31,443 new cases in last 24 hours; lowest in 118 days3,00,63,720 total recoveries across the country so farRecovery Rate increases to 97.28%49,007patients recovered during last 24 hoursIndia’s Active Caseload currently at 4,31,315; lowest in 109 daysActive cases constitute 1.40% of total casesWeekly Positivity Rate remains below 5%, currently at 2.28%Daily Positivity Rate at 1.81%, less than 3% for 22 consecutive daysTesting capacity substantially ramped up – 43.40 crore tests conducted (Total)






COVID-19 Vaccination Update

More than 39.46 Crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs

More than 1.91 Cr balance and unutilized doses still available with States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered

More than 39.46 crore (39,46,94,020) vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far, through all sources and a further 12,00,000 doses are in the pipeline.

Of this, the total consumption including wastages is 37,55,38,390 doses (as per data available at 8 AM today).

More than 1.91 Cr (1,91,55,630) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered.


PM interacts with Chief Ministers of the North-Eastern states on COVID-19 situation

CMs appreciate PM’s special care and concern for the North-East States and thank him for timely action in handling the Covid pandemic

PM stresses strict monitoring of the mutation and keeping track of all variants

Strongly cautions against crowding at hill stations without observing proper precautions

Main question in our mind should be how to prevent the third wave: PM

Enlist the help of social, educational institutes, celebrities and also the organizations of religious faith to tackle myths against vaccination: PM

North-East is important for ‘Vaccination for All-Free for All’ Campaign: PM

Recently approved 23000 crore package will help in improving medical infrastructure: PM

Request CMs to complete PM-CARES oxygen plants

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today interacted with Chief Ministers of the North-Eastern states on COVID-19 situation. The interaction was attended by the Chief Ministers of Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur and Assam. The Chief Ministers thanked the Prime Minister for timely action in handling the Covid pandemic. They appreciated his special care and concern for the North-East States. Apart from the Chief Ministers, Union Ministers for Home, Defence, Health, DONER and other Ministers were present during the interaction.

The Chief Ministers briefed about the progress of vaccination in their states and steps that are being taken to take vaccines to far flung areas. They also discussed the issue of vaccine hesitancy and measures being taken to overcome it. They gave an account of improvement in medical infrastructure to better tackle Covid cases and the support lent through the PM CARES Fund. They gave assurance of taking timely action to bring down the positivity rate as well as the number of cases in their States.


Text of PM’s Interaction:

15.30 LMT free food grains lifted by 31 States/UTs for distribution under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana -IV

78.26 LMT free food grains lifted by all 36 States/ UTs under PMGKAY-III

To ensure smooth supply of grains, FCI is transporting food grains to all States/UTs across the country

4005 food grain rakes have been loaded by FCI since 1st April 2021

The Government of India is running the longest ever exercise of distributing free food grains to the people during COVID-19 pandemic time to ensure food security. Central Government has extended Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana for 5 months i.e.July-November 2021and further allocation of 198.79 LMT food grains have been made under PMGKAY-IV (July-November 2021).

Under PMGKAY-IV (July-November 2021), lifting has been started by 31 States i.e. Andhra Pradesh, A&N, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, D&N Haveli/Daman & Diu, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Ladakh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal and 15.30 LMT food grains have been lifted upto 12th July, 2021.


Union Education Minister reviews the Digital Education initiatives of the Ministry

The Minister noted that COVID-19 pandemic necessitated a shift towards digital medium of education and assured that Digital initiatives taken by the Ministry to ensure continuity of Education will be further strengthened and institutionalised.


Inputs from PIB Field Units

Punjab: The total number of patients tested Positive is 597714. Number of active cases is1494. Total Deaths reported is 16193. Total COVID-19 Vaccinated with 1st dose(Healthcare + Frontline Workers) is 1352535. Total COVID-19 Vaccinated with 2nd dose(Healthcare + Frontline Workers) is 402513. Total above 45 Vaccinated with 1st dose is3588461. Total above 45 Vaccinated with 2nd dose is 943656.

Haryana: Total Number of Samples found positive till date is 769307. Total activeCOVID-19 patients is 902. Number of deaths is 9556. Cumulative number of peoplevaccinated till date is 9927899.

Chandigarh: Total Lab confirmed COVID-19 cases is 61841. Total number of ActiveCases is 93. Total number of COVID-19 deaths till date is 809.

Himachal Pradesh: Total number of patients tested Covid positive till date is 203719.Total number of Active Cases is 1207. Total deaths reported till date is 3476.

Maharashtra: Maharashtra reported 7,603 new coronavirus case and 53 fresh fatalities on Monday, taking the tally of infections to 61,65,402 and the death toll to 1,26,024. As many as 15,277 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the number of recovered cases to 59,27,756. The state now has 1,08,343 active COVID-19 cases.Maharashtra has administered 37,017,471 vaccine doses so far.

Gujarat: Gujarat reported 32 new coronavirus cases on Monday, taking the COVID-19 tally to 8,24,274, while 262 patients recovered from the infection. Only one patient died in the last 24 hours taking the state’s total COVID-19 fatalities to 10,074. The number of recovered cases rose to 8,13,399 with 262 patients getting discharged during the day. There are now 801 active cases in Gujarat, where seven patients are in a critical condition. As many as 2,54,759 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 on Monday, taking the total number of doses administered so far in the state to 2,81,15,181.

Rajasthan: Rajasthan reported 33 new COVID-19 cases on Monday. The state’s infection tally stands at 9,53,159. The death toll stands at 8,945 as no new fatality was reported. Of the fresh cases, seven were reported from Jaipur and five from Jodhpur. A total of 9,43,553 patients have recovered from the infection in the state so far, and the number of active cases at present is 661.

Madhya Pradesh: Madhya Pradesh on Monday reported 18 fresh coronavirus cases, which pushed its infection tally to 7,90,193.

Chhattisgarh:The State did not record any fresh fatality on Monday, but 297 more persons tested positive for the infection, taking the infection count to 9,98,270. The number of recoveries reached 9,80,275 after a total of 170 people were discharged from various hospitals, while 394 others completed their home isolation during the day, leaving the state with 4,517 active cases.A total of 1,05,81,634 vaccine doses against COVID-19 have been administered to people in all eligible categories in the state till Sunday.

Goa: No new death due to COVID-19 was reported on Monday in Goa.With the addition of 108 new cases, Goa’s infection tally rose to 1,68,824, while the death toll remained unchanged at 3,097. The number of recovered cases in the state rose to 1,63,957 after 186 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, the official said. Goa now has 1,770 active cases.With 3,118 new tests, the total number of tests conducted in the state has gone up to 9,74,304.

KERALA:The State recorded 7,798 cases yesterday. 100 more deaths wereconfirmed due to the disease in the state, the toll rose to 14,686. So far, a total of 1,60,01,380 people have been

vaccinated in the state. Out of this, 1,16,69,608 took first dose and 43,31,772 had their second dose.

TAMILNADU: Tamil Nadu recorded 2,652 fresh Covid-19 cases while 3,104 people undergoingtreatment in various hospitals have been discharged after recovery. Public health officials said 36 peoplesuccumbed to the virus.

KARNATAKA: As per the State Government bulletin released for 12-07-2021, New Cases Reported:1,386; Total Active Cases: 34,858 New Covid Deaths: 61; Total Covid Deaths: 35,896;Around 2,03,562 were vaccinated yesterday with a total of 2,58,30,507 have been vaccinated in thestate till now.

ANDHRA PRADESH: State reported 1578 new Covid-19 cases after testing 62,657 samples with 22deaths, while 3041 got discharged during the last 24 hours. Total cases: 19,24,421; Active cases: 27,195;Discharges: 18,84,202; Deaths: 13,024. A total of 1,73,57,995 doses of Covid vaccines have beenadministered in the state as on yesterday, which include 1,36,80,584 first doses and 36,77,411 seconddoses.

TELANGANA: As many as 696 new daily cases and six fatalities were reported yesterday taking the totalnumber of positive cases in the state to 6,32,379 and fatalities to 3,735. The recovery rate among covidpatients in the state has increased to 97.80 percent against the national average of 97.18 percent. TheCase Fatality Rate (CFR) is reported to be 0.59 percent against the national average of 1.3 percent. Thenumber of Active Cases in the state now stands at 10,148. Coming to vaccination figures in the state, atotal of 1,15,283 people of all sections were given first dose and 78,876 people second dose yesterday.Now, the cumulative figure of first dose beneficiaries in the state stands at 1,05,32,498 and second doseat 20,56,017.

Assam: As many as 2,575 new COVID-19 positive cases were detected in the State on Monday when 37 people died of the infection. The positivity rate in the State during the day is 1.53 per cent.

Manipur: In Manipur, COVID-19 claims 15 more lives, 890 more test positive during last 24 hours.On July 11, 4804 people of the State received their vaccination shots to take the total number of vaccinated people to 8,76,274 and this is inclusive of 94,456 who have received their second dose.

Meghalaya: The state registered 273 fresh cases. There were 523 recoveries in the state on Monday.The number of active cases in the state stands at 4,110 while the number of recoveries has gone up to 49,830.The state also registered five deaths from the viral infection, pushing the death toll to 913.

Nagaland: Nagaland reports 76 new cases and 4 deaths of COVID-19 on Monday. Active cases are 959 while total reaches 26,052.

Sikkim: Sikkim reported two casualties during thelast 24 hours to take the death tally to 317. 90 new positive cases and 130 recoveries were reported during last 24 hours. Thereare 22397 confirmed cases and 2225 activecases of Coronavirus in the State at present while the number of recovered cases stands at 19597. Sikkim reported 27% positivity and 88.9% recovery rate during this period.

Tripura: In Tripura, 2 more deaths reported in last 24 hours with 270 new cases detected and a positivity rate of 4. 32%.

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