NEW DELHI: In a significant achievement, India’s cumulative vaccination coverage has exceeded 32 Crores yesterday. A total of 32,17,60,077 vaccine doses have been administered through 42,79,210 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 64,25,893 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.
The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced on June 21, 2021. The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID19 vaccination throughout the country.
India has reported 50,040 new cases in the last 24 hours.
Less than 1 lakh Daily New Cases have been reported for 20 continuous days now. This is a result of sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs.
India has also been witnessing a continuous fall in its active caseload. The country’s Active Caseload today stands at 5,86,403 today.
A net decline of 9,162 is witnessed in the last 24 hours and active cases are now only 1.94% of the country’s total Positive Cases.
As more people are getting recovered from COVID-19 infection, India’s Daily Recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for 45 consecutive days now. 57,944 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours.
Nearly 8 thousand (7,904) more recoveries were reported during the last 24 hours as compared to the daily new cases.
Out of the people infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 2,92,51,029 people have already recovered from COVID-19 and 57,944 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours. This constitutes an overall recovery rate of 96.75%, which is showing a sustained increasing trend.
With substantially ramped up testing capacity across the country, a total of 17,77,309 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours in the country. Cumulatively, India has conducted over 40.42 crores (40,42,65,101) tests so far.
While on one side testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, a continued decline in weekly case positivity is noticed. The weekly Positivity Rate is currently at 2.91% while the Daily Positivity rate stands at 2.82% today. It has remained less than 5% for 20 consecutive days now.
As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, the Government of India has been supporting the States and UTs by providing them COVID Vaccines free of cost. In the new phase of the universalisation 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.
More than 31.51 crores (31,51,43,490) vaccine doses have been provided by the Government of India to States/UTs so far, through the Government of India (free of cost channel) and through the direct state procurement category.
Of this, the total consumption, including wastages is 30,35,97,466 doses (as per data available at 8 AM today).
More than 1.15 crore (1,15,46,024) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs to be administered.
Furthermore, more than 20,48,960 vaccine doses are in the pipeline and will be received by the States/UTs within the next 3 days.
COVID19 Status Update As On June 27:
- 32.17 Cr. Vaccine Doses administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive
- India administered 64.25 lakh vaccine doses in the last 24 hours
- India reports 50,040 new cases in the last 24 hours
- India’s Active Caseload declines to 5,86,403
- Active cases constitute 1.94% of total cases
- 2,92,51,029 Total Recoveries across the country so far
- 57,944 patients recovered during the last 24 hours
- Daily recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for the 45th consecutive day
- Recovery Rate increases to 96.75%
- Weekly Positivity Rate remains below 5%, currently at 2.91%
- Daily positivity rate at 2.82%, less than 5% for 20 consecutive days
- Testing capacity substantially ramped up – 40.42 cr tests total conducted