More than 3.05 (3,05,07,974) crore adolescents have been administered the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The COVID-19 precaution dose administration for the age group 18-59 years also started from April 10, 2022, onwards.
3,410 patients recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients is now at 4,25,60,905. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.74 per cent.
3,207 new cases and 29 fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours. India’s active caseload currently stands at 20,403. Active cases now constitute 0.05 per cent of the country’s total positive cases.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 3,36,776 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 84.10 (84,10,29,858) crore cumulative tests. The weekly positivity rate in the country currently stands at 0.82 per cent and the daily positivity rate is also reported to be 0.95 per cent.