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PIB’S BULLETIN ON COVID-19

Posted On: 03 JUL 2021 7:05PM by PIB Delhi

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  • 34.46 Cr. Vaccine Doses administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive
  • India reports 44,111 new cases in last 24 hours
  • India's Active Caseload declines to 4,95,533; less than 5 lakh after 97 days
  • Active cases constitute 1.62% of total cases
  • 2,96,05,779 Total Recoveries across the country so far
  • 57,477 patients recovered during last 24 hours
  • Daily recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for the 51st consecutive day
  • Recovery Rate increases to 97.06%
  • Weekly Positivity Rate remains below 5%, currently at 2.50%
  • Daily positivity rate at 2.35%, less than 5% for 26 consecutive days

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PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU

MINISTRY OF INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

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COVID-19 Update

India’s COVID19 Vaccination Coverage increases to 34.46 Cr

Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases reported for six continuous days

India's Active Caseload less than 5 lakhs after 97 days

Daily Positivity Rate (2.35%) less than 5% for 26 consecutive days

 

India’s cumulative vaccination coverage crossed the landmark of 34 crore yesterday. A total of 34,46,11,291 vaccine doses have been administered through 45,60,088 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 43,99,298 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours.

These include:

HCWs

1st Dose

1,02,22,008

2nd Dose

72,87,445

FLWs

1st Dose

1,75,60,592

2nd Dose

95,89,619

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

9,64,91,993

2nd Dose

23,80,048

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

8,98,65,131

2nd Dose

1,75,25,281

Over 60 years

1st Dose

6,86,03,725

2nd Dose

2,50,85,449

Total

34,46,11,291

 

The new phase of universalization of COVID19 vaccination commenced from 21st June, 2021. The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID19 vaccination throughout the country.

 

India has reported 44,111 new cases in the last 24 hours.

Less than 50,000 Daily New Cases have been reported since six continuous days. This is a result of sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs.

 

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India has also been witnessing a continuous fall in the active caseload. The country’s Active Caseload today stands at 4,95,533, less than 5 lakh after 97 days.

A net decline of 14,104 is witnessed in the last 24 hours and active cases are now only 1.62% of the country's total Positive Cases.

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As more people are getting recovered from COVID-19 infection, India’s Daily Recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for 51 consecutive days now. 57,477 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours.

More than 13,000 (13,366) recoveries were reported during the last 24 hours as compared to the daily new cases.

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Out of the people infected since the beginning of the pandemic, 2,96,05,779 people have already recovered from COVID-19 and 57,477patients have recovered in the last 24 hours. This constitutes an overall recovery rate of 97.06%, which is showing a sustained increasing trend.

Details: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732463

 

Vice President asks the think tanks to focus on the world after Covid and its implications for India

 

Says, Covid-19 pandemic is the most serious challenge that has faced humanity in living memory

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today termed the Covid-19 pandemic as the most serious challenge that has faced humanity in living memory and wanted the Indian strategic and academic community to focus on the world after Covid and its implications for India.

Details: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732489

 

Dr. Jitendra Singh says, there is progressive decline in COVID cases in all the 8 North Eastern States

The Minister reviews the COVID situation with Health Secretaries of all the eight North-eastern States

 

Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space Dr Jitendra Singh today said that there is progressive decline in COVID cases in all the North Eastern States except Meghalaya.

In a meeting convened to review the COVID situation in North Eastern States, the Minister expressed satisfaction that all the States are catching up with national average in terms of decline in positivity rate. Meghalaya is the only exception which witnessed a surge due to the Corona outbreak in a Jail in District Ri-bhoi, he added.

Details: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732509

Additional 1,14,000 vials of Liposomal Amphotericin B allocated to all States/UTs & Central Institutions – Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda

 

Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri D.V Sadananda Gowda yesterday announced that an additional 1,14,000 vials of Liposomal Amphotericin-B, used in the treatment for Mucormycosis have been allocated to all the States/UTs and Central Institutions.

Details: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732374

 

Both pregnant woman and child can be saved by COVID-19 Vaccine: Dr. N.K. Arora

“The COVID19 Vaccine is safe for both”

Dr. N.K. Arora, Chairperson of the COVID-19 Working Group of the National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI) spoke to DD News, on the vaccination guidelines for pregnant women, issued by the Health Ministry Yesterday.

Details: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732327

 

‘eSanjeevani’, Govt. of India’s free Telemedicine service completes 70 Lakh consultations

 

Prime Minister commended eSanjeevani on 6th Anniversary of Digital India Initiatives

 

Around 1.25 million patients benefitted from the National Telemedicine Service in last 30 days with over 50K daily consultations in last 2 weeks

 

Union Health Ministry's National Telemedicine Service – eSanjeevani has crossed another milestone by completing 7 million (70 lakh) consultations. Patients consult with doctors and specialists on a daily basis using this innovative digital medium to seek Health services. In another significant milestone, in June it served around 12.5 lakh patients, which is the highest since the services were launched last year in March.

 

Details:https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1732524

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