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India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds129.54 Cr

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

More than73 Lakh doses administered in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently at 98.36%

8,439 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours

India's Active Caseload(93,733) is lowest in 555 days

Weekly Positivity Rate (0.76%) less than 1% for last 24 days

Posted On: 08 DEC 2021 9:57AM by PIB Delhi

With the administration of 73,62,000 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 129.54 Cr (1,29,54,19,975) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 1,35,05,139sessions.

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


 HCWs 1st Dose 1,03,84,977
2nd Dose 95,63,730
 FLWs 1st Dose 1,83,81,800
2nd Dose 1,66,23,661
 Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 47,10,59,550
2nd Dose 25,23,53,394
 Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 18,77,74,682
2nd Dose 12,84,68,102
 Over 60 years 1st Dose 11,74,85,990
2nd Dose 8,33,24,089
Total 1,29,54,19,975


The recovery of 9,525 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,40,89,137.

Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.36%,highest since March 2020.


Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 15,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for last 41days now.

8,439 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.


India's Active Caseload presently at 93,733 is lowest in 555 days. Active cases constitute 0.27% of the country's total Positive Cases, which is lowest since March 2020.


The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 12,13,130 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 65.06 Cr (65,06,60,144) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 0.76% remains less than 1% for the last 24 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be0.70%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below2% for last 65 days and below 3% for 100 consecutive days now.






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(Release ID: 1779096)

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