Posted On: 14 AUG 2021, Delhi
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|53.61 Cr. vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination DriveActive cases constitute 1.21% of total casesIndia’s Active caseload currently 3,87,673Recovery Rate currently at 97.45%3,13,38,088 total recoveries across the country so far35,743 patients recovered during last 24 hoursIndia reports 38,667 new cases in last 24 hoursWeekly Positivity Rate remains below 5%, currently at 2.05%Daily positivity rate at 1.73%; less than 3% for last 19 daysTesting capacity substantially ramped up – 49.17 crore tests conducted(Total)|
PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU
MINISTRY OF INFORMATION & BROADCASTING
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage crosses the landmark of 53 Cr
More than 63 Lakh vaccine doses administered in last 24 hours
Recovery Rate currently at 97.45%
38,667 Daily New Cases reported in last 24 hours
India’s Active Caseload (3,87,673)presently constitute 1.21% of total cases
Daily Positivity Rate (1.73%) less than 3% for last 19 days
India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed the landmark of 53 Cr. Cumulatively, 53,61,89,903vaccine doses have been administered through 60,88,437sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 63,80,937vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.These include:
|Age Group 18-44 years||1st Dose||19,16,49,945|
|Age Group 45-59 years||1st Dose||11,59,91,624|
|Over 60 years||1st Dose||8,05,91,149|
The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination has 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’s recovery rate stands at 97.45%.
Out of the people infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,13,38,088 people have already recovered from COVID-19 and 35,743 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours.
India has reported 38,667daily new cases in the last 24 hours.
Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported since forty-eight consecutive days. This is a result of sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs.
India’s Active Caseload today stands at 3,87,673. Active cases now constitute only1.21% of the country’s total Positive Cases.
With substantially ramped up testing capacity across the country, a total of 22,29,798tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the country. Cumulatively, India has conducted over 49.17 crore (49,17,00,577) tests so far.
While on one side testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate currently stands at 2.05% and the Daily Positivity rate stands at 1.73% today. Daily Positivity rate has remained below 3% forlast 19 days and below 5% for 68 consecutive days now.
COVID-19 Vaccination Update
More than 55.73 Crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs
More than 2.85 Crore balance and unutilized doses still available with States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered
As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, Government of India has been supporting the States and UTs by providing them COVID Vaccines free of cost. In the new phase of the universalization of the COVID19 vaccination drive, the Union Government will procure and supply (free of cost) 75% of the vaccines being produced by the vaccine manufacturers in the country to States and UTs.
|VACCINE DOSES||(As on 14 August 2021)|
More than 55.73 crore (55,73,55,480) vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far, through all sources and a further 1,00,37,990 doses are in the pipeline.
Of this, the total consumption including wastages is 53,26,03,653 doses (as per data available at 8 AM today).
More than 2.85 Cr (2,85,43,781) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs and private hospitals to be administered.