India on Sunday recorded 3,49,691 new instances of the novel coronavirus, together with 2,767 deaths because of the an infection. According to the info shared by the Union Health Ministry, the nation noticed a complete of two,17,113 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the entire restoration toll to 1,40,85,110. The whole instances of COVID-19 in India have now mounted to 1,69,60,172, with 26,82,751 lively instances, the info confirmed. The whole demise toll in the nation is now at 1,92,311. A complete of 14,09,16,417 folks have up to now been vaccinated towards COVID-19 in India.
|Name of State / UT||Active Cases*||Cured/Discharged/Migrated*||Deaths**|
|Total||Change since yesterday||Cumulative||Change since yesterday||Cumulative||Change since yesterday|
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||138||8||5410||52||66||1|
|8||Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu||1904||119||4471||118||4|
|14||Jammu and Kashmir||18064||1071||138184||944||2126||15|
India has administered 14 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine in simply 99 days, the quickest in the world, the Health Ministry stated on Saturday. More than 24 lakh vaccine doses have been administered on Saturday until 8 pm, the ministry stated.
The cumulative variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the nation stands at 14,08,02,794, based on a provisional report at 8 pm.
“India became the fastest country to administer 14 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine in just 99 days,” the ministry stated.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23 last yr, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. It went previous 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19.
India crossed the grim milestone of a complete of 1.50 crore COVID-19 on April 19 this yr.
Meanwhile, the Biden administration has come below criticism from a number of quarters, together with from members and supporters of the Democratic get together, for not releasing surplus COVID-19 vaccines to India when the nation is experiencing its worst-ever public well being disaster.
Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi urged the Biden administration to launch doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to international locations presently experiencing the lethal surge in COVID-19 instances.
“When people in India and elsewhere desperately need help, we can’t let vaccines sit in a warehouse, we need to get them where they’ll save lives,” he stated.
“We are currently sitting on close to 40 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine in the US stockpile, a stockpile which we’re not using and which we’ve already opened to combat COVID-19 in Mexico and Canada,” he stated.