Slight increase in the corona cases in the country

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Slight increase in the corona cases in the country

New Delhi (Hindusthan Samachar) : There has been a slight increase in new cases of corona in the country. In the last 24 hours, a total of 8,439 new patients have been reported across the country, while the number of people recovering from corona has been recorded as 9,525. During this, 195 people have died due to corona across the country.

Kerala still has the highest number of corona cases in the country. In the last 24 hours, four thousand 656 new cases have been reported in the state, while there have been 28 deaths during this period. At the same time, 106 earlier deaths have also been added to the death toll, taking the death toll to 134 reported till Tuesday evening.

According to the data released by the union Health Ministry on Wednesday, the corona infection rate in the country stood at 0.70 percent in the last 24 hours. The infection rate has remained below two percent for the last 65 days. At present, there are 93,733 active cases in the country. So far three crore, 40 lakh, 89 thousand, 137 patients have recovered from Corona. The recovery rate of Corona is 98.36 percent. Apart from this, more than 10 lakh corona tests have been done in the last 24 hours. According to ICMR, a total of 65 crore, 06 lakh tests have been done so far. 129 crore, 54 lakh anti-corona vaccines have been given across the country.

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70 lakh vaccines administered in last 24 hours

Under the effective vaccination campaign in the war against Corona, about 70 lakh vaccines were administered in the country in the last 24 hours. With this, 129.54 crore vaccines have been administered in the country so far. According to the union Health Ministry, 139.51 crore vaccine doses have been provided free of cost to the states and union territories till Wednesday morning. States still have 19.19 crore vaccine doses.