Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
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COVID-19 UPDATE

Posted On: 17 AUG 2021 9:38AM by PIB Delhi

More than 88.13 lakh vaccine doses administered in last 24 hours; Highest ever vaccination achieved in a single day;

55.47 Cr. vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive

India reports 25,166 new cases in last 24 hours; lowest in 154 days

Active cases constitute 1.15% of total cases; lowest since March 2020

India's Active caseload currently 3,69,846; lowest in 146 days

Recovery Rate currently at 97.51%; Highest since March 2020

3,14,48,754 total recoveries across the country so far

36,830 patients recovered during last 24 hours

Weekly Positivity Rate currently at 1.98%; less than 3% for last 53 days

Daily positivity rate at 1.61%; less than 3% for last 22 days

Testing capacity substantially ramped up – 49.66 cr tests total conducted

 

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