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India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 142.47 Cr

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

More than 72 Lakh doses administered in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently at 98.40% is highest since March 2020

6,358 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours

India's Active Caseload currently stands at 75,456

Weekly Positivity Rate (0.64%) less than 1% for last 44 days

Posted On: 28 DEC 2021 9:44AM by PIB Delhi

With the administration of 72,87,547 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 142.47 Cr (1,42,46,81,736) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 1,51,91,424 sessions.

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


 HCWs 1st Dose 1,03,87,043
2nd Dose 96,88,051
 FLWs 1st Dose 1,83,84,989
2nd Dose 1,68,50,329
 Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 49,51,42,331
2nd Dose 31,94,71,734
 Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 19,35,18,168
2nd Dose 14,70,85,153
 Over 60 years 1st Dose 12,08,30,878
2nd Dose 9,33,23,060
Total 1,42,46,81,736


The recovery of 6,450 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,42,43,945.

Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.40%, 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 61 days now.

6,358 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.


India's Active Caseload is presently at 75,456. Active cases constitute 0.22% of the country's total Positive Cases, which islowest since March 2020.


The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 10,35,495 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 67.41 Cr (67,40,78,531) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 0.64% remains less than 1% for the last 44 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be 0.61%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below 2% for last 85 days and below 3% for 120 consecutive days now.





HFW/COVID States data/28th December2021/3

(Release ID: 1785694)

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