COVID in India: Number of active patients in Corona crosses 83 thousand, 38 people have lost their lives in the last 24 hours; Daily infection rate more than 10% in 43 districts
There is a continuous ups and downs in the cases of corona virus in the country. In the last 24 hours, 13,313 new cases of corona virus have been reported in the country. So far 38 patients have died. There are currently 83,990 active cases in the country. According to the latest data released by the Union Health Ministry on Thursday, the rate of daily infection in the country is currently 2.03 percent. In view of the increasing number of cases, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has called a high level review meeting today.
The daily infection rate has come down from 3.94 percent to 2.03 percent as compared to Wednesday’s figures. However, today new cases are increasing as compared to yesterday. 12,249 new cases were reported on Wednesday, while 9,923 cases were reported on Tuesday. The death toll has also increased compared to Wednesday. According to the data updated on Thursday morning, there were 13 deaths on Wednesday, up from 38 in the last 24 hours.
According to the data released by the Ministry of Health, 10,972 people have been cured of corona in the last 24 hours. So far, more than 196 crore (1,96,62,11,973) doses of vaccine have been given in the country under the Kovid vaccination campaign. In the last 24 hours, 14 lakh 91 thousand 941 doses were given. ICMR said that in the last 24 hours, 6 lakh 56 thousand 410 corona tests were also done in the country. The current infection rate in the country is 2.03 percent.
More than 1000 active cases in 10 states
The country has been witnessing an increase in the infection of corona virus for the last few weeks. 10 states Maharashtra, Kerala, Delhi, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, West Bengal and Gujarat have more than 1,000 active cases.
Daily infection rate more than 10% in 43 districts
The weekly Covid infection rate is more than 10 percent in 43 districts of India, including 11 in Kerala, six in Mizoram and five in Maharashtra. Sources said that among the 42 districts, including eight in Rajasthan, five in Delhi and four in Tamil Nadu, the weekly infection rate is between 5 and 10 per cent.