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India inches closer to administer eight crore COVID-19 vaccines

New Delhi ,

     COVID-19 vaccination drive crossed a landmark milestone in the country today. The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has informed that over eight crore thirty-one lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered to the beneficiaries so far. In the last 24 hours, a record number of over 43 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been inoculated to the beneficiaries.
     Meanwhile, rapid rise in the new Covid-19 cases has increased the active caseloads in the country. At present, there are more than seven lakh eighty-eight thousand active cases in the country which comprises 6.21 per cent of the total positive cases.
   Amid the rising new cases, the recovery rate has declined to 92.48 per cent in the country. The Ministry informed that more than fifty thousand people have recovered from the corona virus infection within 24 hours. So far, more than one crore 17 lakh patients have already been recovered from this infectious disease.
      The Health Ministry informed that a total of 96 thousand 982 new cases have been reported in the country in the last 24 hours Whereas 446 deaths were also reported in the same time. The Health Ministry is closely monitoring the situation in the country.