Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India continues to follow trajectory of Steady Decline in Active Cases

National Recovery Rate now at 97.32%, amongst highest in the world

No new fatality in 17 States/UTs; No new cases in 6 States/UTs in the last 24 hours

More than 87 lakh beneficiaries vaccinated against COVID-19

Posted On: 16 FEB 2021 12:11PM by PIB Delhi

The Active Cases in the country are showing a consistent decline. India’s total Active Caseload has dropped to 1.36 lakh (1,36,872) today.

The present active caseload now consists of just 1.25% of India’s total Positive Cases.

More than 1.06 Cr (1,06,33,025) people have recovered so far. 11,805 patients have recovered and got discharged in the last 24 hours. India’s Recovery Rate of 97.32% is amongst the highest in the world. The difference between the recovered and active cases has further increased to 1,04,96,153 today.

In another positive development, 31 States/UTs have reported Recovery Rate more than the national average. Daman & Diu & Dadra & Nagar Haveli have a recovery rate of 99.88%.

 

Seventeen States/UTs reported no deaths in the last 24 hours. These are Lakshadweep, Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Gujarat, Chandigarh, J&K (UT), Meghalaya, Ladakh (UT), Manipur, Haryana, A&N Islands, Rajasthan, Nagaland, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh and D&D & D&N.

Also, 6 States/UTs have reported no new cases in the last 24 hours. These are Sikkim, Meghalaya, A&N Islands, Nagaland, Tripura and D&D & D&N.

As on 16th February, 2021, till 8:00 AM, the cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID19 in the country has surpassed 87 lakhs. The countrywide vaccination drive was launched by the Hon. Prime Minister on 16th Jan 2021.

87,20,822 beneficiaries have been vaccinated through 1,84,303 sessions, as per the provisional report till 8 am today. These include 61,07,120 HCWs (1st dose), 1,60,291 HCWs (2nd dose) and 24,53,411 FLWs (1st dose).

 

S.

No.

 

State/UT

Beneficiaries vaccinated

1st Dose

2nd Dose

Total Doses

1

A & N Islands

3,847

182

4,029

2

Andhra Pradesh

3,61,814

14,630

3,76,444

3

Arunachal Pradesh

16,613

1,574

18,187

4

Assam

1,28,613

3,862

1,32,475

5

Bihar

4,95,717

13,309

5,09,026

6

Chandigarh

9,212

144

9,356

7

Chhattisgarh

2,82,031

5,193

2,87,224

8

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

3,061

45

3,106

9

Daman & Diu

1,258

30

1,288

10

Delhi

2,02,125

4,047

2,06,172

11

Goa

13,166

517

13,683

12

Gujarat

6,90,074

9,278

6,99,352

13

Haryana

2,01,007

3,977

2,04,984

14

Himachal Pradesh

82,400

1,894

84,294

15

Jammu & Kashmir

1,45,600

1,849

1,47,449

16

Jharkhand

2,17,610

4,137

2,21,747

17

Karnataka

5,00,491

11,985

5,12,476

18

Kerala

3,67,367

3,570

3,70,937

19

Ladakh

2,904

77

2,981

20

Lakshadweep

1,776

0

1,776

21

Madhya Pradesh

5,75,728

0

5,75,728

22

Maharashtra

7,08,276

4,857

7,13,133

23

Manipur

25,452

319

25,771

24

Meghalaya

16,053

170

16,223

25

Mizoram

12,330

227

12,557

26

Nagaland

11,601

341

11,942

27

Odisha

4,16,756

10,034

4,26,790

28

Puducherry

6,320

193

6,513

29

Punjab

1,06,797

1,057

1,07,854

30

Rajasthan

6,18,919

8,791

6,27,710

31

Sikkim

8,543

0

8,543

32

Tamil Nadu

2,64,283

4,936

2,69,219

33

Telangana

2,79,237

14,205

2,93,442

34

Tripura

73,814

1,491

75,305

35

Uttar Pradesh

9,16,568

18,394

9,34,962

36

Uttarakhand

1,15,281

1,421

1,16,702

37

West Bengal

5,45,299

9,821

5,55,120

38

Miscellaneous

1,32,588

3,734

1,36,322

 

Total

85,60,531

1,60,291

87,20,822

 

 

As on Day-31 of the vaccination drive (15th February, 2021), a total of 4,35,527 beneficiaries were administered the vaccine. Out of which, 2,99,797 beneficiaries were vaccinated across 10,574 sessions for the first dose and 1,35,730 HCWs received the second dose of vaccine.

 

9,121 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours.

80.54% of the new cases are from 5 States.

Maharashtra reported the highest daily new cases at 3,365. It is followed by Kerala with 2,884, while Tamil Nadu reported 455 new cases.

81 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.

Five States account for 70.37% of the new deaths.

Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (23). Kerala follows with 13 daily deaths and Punjab has reported 10 new deaths.

 

                                                                                                                                               

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