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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 70.75 Cr

Recovery Rate currently at 97.48%

37,875New Cases reported in the last 24 hours

India's Active Caseload (3, 91,256)is 1.18% of Total Cases

Weekly Positivity Rate (2.49%) less than 3% for last 75 days

Posted On: 08 SEP 2021 9:59AM by PIB Delhi

With the administration of 78,47,625vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, country’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage surpassed the cumulative figure of 70.75 Cr (70,75,43,018) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 72, 81,305sessions. 

The break-up of the cumulative figureas per the provisional report till 7 am today include:




1st Dose


2nd Dose




1st Dose


2nd Dose



Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose



Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose



Over 60 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose





The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.

The recovery of39,114patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3, 22, 64,051.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.48%.


Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 73 consecutive days now.

37,875new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

The Active Caseload is presently3, 91, 256. Active cases presently constitute 1.18% of the country's total Positive Cases.

The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 17, 53, 745 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 53.49 Cr (53,49,43,093) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 2.49% remains less than 3% for the last 75 days now. The Daily Positivity rate dips to2.16%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below3% for last 9 days and below 5% for 93 consecutive days now.




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