In the case of Corona, the situation of India is continuously getting better. On the one hand, new cases coming out daily are decreasing, while vaccine doses are also being given to the people on a large scale. According to the data released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, only around 18 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours. At the same time, so far 91.54 crore doses of vaccine have been given to the states and union territories of the country.
If we look at the figures, 18,364 new cases have been confirmed in the last 24 hours, which is the lowest in the last 209 days. Apart from this, there has also been a decline in active cases. At present, there are only 0.75 percent active cases in the country, which is the lowest since March 2020. Let us tell you that today there are 2,52,902 active cases in the country.
The recovery rate has also improved. Patients are getting healthy in the country at the rate of 97.93 i.e. about 98 percent. In the last 24 hours, 29,639 patients have either been discharged from the hospital or have become healthy. This figure is the highest since March 2020.
There has also been a decrease in the weekly number of corona positive patients. In the last 102 days, it is consistently less than three percent. This week people have become corona positive at the rate of just 1.66 percent. The rate of daily positive was 1.61 percent yesterday. Let us also tell you that so far 57.53 crore samples have been tested in the country.