Corona Virus (COVID-19) Latest Updates
IANS 28 September 2022
India logs 3,615 new COVID cases, 22 deaths
28-09-2022 11:00

In the last 24 hours, India reported 3,615 new Covid-19 cases and 22 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

The new fatalities increased the overall death toll to 5,28,584.

The active caseload at 40,979 accounts for 0.09 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 4,972 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,40,09,525. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.72 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 1.12 per cent and 1.55 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,23,293 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.44 crore.

As of Wednesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 217.96 crore.

Over 4.09 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India reports 3,230 fresh COVID cases, 32 deaths in past 24 hours
27-09-2022 10:50

India has reported 3,230 fresh Covid infections and 32 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

With the fresh fatalities, the death toll mounted to 5,28,562 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload of the country presently stands at 42,358 cases, accounting for 0.10 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 4,255 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,40,04,553. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.72 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate stands at 1.18 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate in the country currently also stands at 1.58 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 2,74,755 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.41 crore.

As of Tuesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 217.82 crore.

Over 4.09 crore adolescents have been administered with first dose of Covid-19 vaccine.

On Monday, the country has recorded 4,129 Covid cases.
 
 
India records 4,129 new COVID cases, recovery rate stands at 98.72%
26-09-2022 10:30

India reported 4,129 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, which is a decline from the previous day's count of 4,777, said the Union Health Ministry on Monday, adding that the recovery rate was at 98.72 per cent.

In the same period, the country has recorded 20 more Covid related deaths, taking the national fatalities tally to 5,28,530 as per the report.

The active caseload presently stands at 43,415 cases, accounting for 0.10 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 4,688 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,40,00,298.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has been reported to be 2.51 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently also stands at 1.61 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 1,64,377 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.38 crore.

As of Monday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 217.68 crore.

Over 4.09 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India records 5,443 new COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths in past 24 hours
22-09-2022 10:50

In the past 24 hours, India logged 5,443 new Covid-19 cases and 26 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Thursday.

The new fatalities increased the nationwide death toll to 5,28,429.

The active caseload at 46,342 accounts for 0.10 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,291 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,78,271. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates currently stood at 1.61 per cent and 1.73 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,39,062 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.27 crore.

As of Thursday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 217.11 crore.

Over 4.08 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India records 4,510 fresh COVID cases, 33 deaths in past 24 hours
21-09-2022 11:50

India on Wednesday reported 4,510 fresh Covid infections in the past 24 hours, against previous day's 4,043 count, said Union Health Ministry.

In the same period, 33 more Covid-related deaths took the national fatalities tally to 5,28,403, as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload presently stands at 46,216 cases, accounting for 0.10 per cent of the total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,640 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,72,980. Consequently, the recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the Daily Positivity rate has been reported to be 1.33 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate currently also stands at 1.80 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,39,994 tests were conducted, increasing the overall tally to over 89.23 crore.

As of this morning, the Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 216.95 crore.

Over 4.08 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India reports 4,043 fresh COVID cases, 15 deaths
20-09-2022 10:30

India on Tuesday reported 4,043 fresh Covid infections and 15 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said.

With the fresh fatalities, the death toll due to Covid mounted to 5,28,370.

On Monday, 4,858 infections were recorded.

Active caseload presently stands at 47,379 cases, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 4,676 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,67,340. Consequently, the recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, daily positivity rate stands at 1.37 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate in the country at 1.81 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 2,95,894 tests were conducted, increasing the overall tally to over 89.20 crore.

As of Tuesday morning, Covid vaccination coverage exceeded 216.83 crore.

Over 4.08 crore adolescents have been administered with first dose of Covid-19 vaccine since the beginning of inoculation drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India records 4,858 new COVID-19 cases, 18 deaths in past 24 hours
19-09-2022 10:50

In the last 24 hours, India logged 4,858 new Covid-19 cases and 18 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday.

The new fatalities have pushed the nationwide death toll to 5,28,355.

The active caseload rose to 48,027, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 4,735 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,62,664. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 2.76 per cent and 1.78 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 1,75,935 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.17 crore.

As of Monday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 216.70 crore.

Over 4.08 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India reports 6,298 new COVID cases, 23 deaths in past 24 hours
16-09-2022 11:30

In the last 24 hours, India reported 6,298 fresh Covid-19 cases and 23 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.

The new fatalities increased the overall death toll to 5,28,273.

The active caseload spiked to 46,748, accounting for 0.1 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,916 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,47,756. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 1.89 per cent and 1.70 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,33,964 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.09 crore.

As of Friday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 216.17 crore.

Over 4.07 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
 
India reports 6,422 new COVID cases, 34 deaths in past 24 hours
15-092022 11:00

India logged 6,422 new Covid-19 cases and 34 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said on Thursday.

The new fatalities have increased the nationwide death toll to 5,28,250.

The active caseload increased to 46,389, accounting for 0.1 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,748 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,41,840. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood 2.04 per cent and 1.71 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,14,692 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.06 crore.

As of Thursday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 215.98 crore.

Over 4.07 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
 
India reports 5,108 new COVID cases, 31 deaths
14-09-2022 11:30

In the last 24 hours, India reported 5,108 new Covid-19 cases and 31 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

The new fatalities increased the nationwide death toll to 5,28,216.

The active caseload dipped to 45,749, accounting for 0.1 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,675 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,36,092. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 1.44 per cent and 1.70 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,55,231 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.02 crore.

As of Wednesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 215.67 crore.

Over 4.06 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India reports 4,369 COVID cases, 20 deaths in past 24 hours
13-09-2022 11:00

In the last 24 hours, India reported 4,369 new Covid-19 cases and 20 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

The new fatalities raised the overall death toll to 5,28,185.

The active caseload dipped to 46,347, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,178 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,30,417. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

While the daily positivity rate has marginally dropped to 1.25 per cent, the weekly positivity rate stood at 1.73 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,50,468 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.99 crore.

As of Tuesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 215.47 crore.

Over 4.06 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India records 5,221 COVID cases, 15 deaths in past 24 hours
12-09-2022 12:00

India on Monday reported 5,221 fresh Covid cases in the past 24 hours against the previous day's 5,076 count, as per the Union Health Ministry data.

During the same period, 15 more Covid-related fatalities took the death toll to 5,28,165 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 47,176 cases, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,975 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,25,239. Consequently, the recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's Daily Positivity rate has marginally risen to 2.82 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate currently also stands at 1.72 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 1,84,965 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.95 crore.

As of this morning, the Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 215.26 crore.

Over 4.06 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India reports 6,093 fresh COVID cases, 31 deaths
09-09-2022 10:50

India reported 6,093 fresh Covid infections in the past 24 hours against 6,395 cases on the previous day, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.

In the same period, 31 more Covid-related fatalities, took the death toll to 5,28,121 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 49,636 cases, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the total positive cases.

Recovery of 6,768 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,06,972. Consequently, the recovery rate stands at 98.70 per cent.

Meanwhile, the Daily Positivity rate has marginally declined to 1.93 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate currently stands at 1.88 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,16,504 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.87 crore.

As of this morning, the Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 214.55 crore.

Over 4.05 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
 
COVID: India records 6,395 new cases, 33 deaths in past 24 hours
08-09-2022 11:10

India reported 6,395 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours, as against 5,379 Covid cases reported the previous day, said the Union Health Ministry on Thursday.

In the same period, the country has recorded 33 more Covid related deaths, taking the national fatalities tally to 5,28,090 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 50,342 cases, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 6,614 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,00,204. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.70 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 1.96 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate in the country currently also stands at 1.88 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,25,602 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.83 crore.

As of Thursday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 214.27 crore.

Over 4.05 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India records 5,379 new COVID cases, 27 deaths in past 24 hours
07-09-2022 10.50

India reported 5,379 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours, which is a marginal rise over the previous day's count of 4,417, said the Union Health Ministry on Wednesday.

In the same period, the country recorded 27 more Covid related deaths taking the national fatalities tally to 5,28,057 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 50,594 cases, accounting for 0.11 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 7,094 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,38,93,590. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.70 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 1.67 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently also stands at 2.00 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,21,917 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.80 crore.

As of Wednesday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 213.91 crore.

Over 4.05 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
 
India reports 4,417 fresh COVID cases, 23 deaths
06-09-2022 11:10

India on Tuesday reported 4,417 fresh Covid cases, a decline against the 5,910 count of previous day, as per the Union Health Ministry data.

In the same 24-hour period, 23 Covid-related deaths took the national fatalities tally to 5,28,030.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has dipped to 52,336 cases, accounting for 0.12 per cent of the total positive cases.

The recovery of 6,032 patients in the same period took the cumulative tally to 4,38,86,496. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.69 per cent.

Meanwhile, the Daily Positivity rate has marginally declined to 1.20 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate stands at 2.06 per cent.

A total of 3,67,490 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.77 crore.

As of this morning, the Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 213.72 crore.

Over 4.04 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

 
 
India records 5,910 new COVID cases, 16 deaths in past 24 hours
05-09-2022 11:30

India reported 5,910 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours, which is a marginal decline against the previous day's count of 6,809, said the Union Health Ministry on Monday.

In the same period, the country has recorded 16 more Covid related deaths, taking the national fatalities tally to 5,28,007 as per the report.

Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 53,974 cases, accounting for 0.12 per cent of the country's total positive cases.

The recovery of 7,034 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,38,80,464. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.69 per cent.

Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has marginally risen to 2.60 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently also stands at 2.15 per cent.

Also in the same period, a total of 2,27,313 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 88.73 crore.

As of Monday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 213.52 crore.

Over 4.04 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
 
India records 6,168 fresh COVID infection, 21 deaths in 24 hours
02-09-2022 10:30
 
India on Friday reported 6,168 fresh Covid cases and 21 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per the Union Health Ministry data.
 
The death toll currently stands at 5,27,932, says the report.
 
Meanwhile, the active caseload has come down to 59,210 cases, accounting for 0.13 per cent of the total positive cases.
 
The recovery of 9,685 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,38,55,365. Consequently, the recovery rate stands at 98.68 per cent.
 
Meanwhile, the Positivity rate has marginally declined to 1.94 per cent, while the Weekly Positivity Rate in the country stands at 2.51 per cent.
 
Also in the same period, a total of 3,18,642 tests were conducted, increasing the overall tally to over 88.64 crore.
 
As of this morning, the Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 212.75 crore.
 
Over 4.03 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.
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