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India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 181.24 Cr

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Nearly 18 lakh vaccine doses administered for age group 12-14 years

India's Active caseload declines to 25,106 today; stands at 0.06% of India's total Positive Cases

1,549 new cases reported in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently stands at 98.74%

Weekly Positivity Rate is presently at 0.40%

Posted On: 21 MAR 2022 9:20AM by PIB Delhi

India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 181.24 Cr (1,81,24,97,303) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,14,03,116 sessions.

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, nearly 18 lakh (17,99,684) adolescents have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

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

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage
HCWs 1st Dose 1,04,03,046
2nd Dose 99,90,717
Precaution Dose 43,59,722
FLWs 1st Dose 1,84,12,172
2nd Dose 1,74,89,088
Precaution Dose 66,66,494
Age Group 12-14 years 1st Dose 17,99,684
Age Group 15-18 years 1st Dose 5,62,15,365
2nd Dose 3,55,29,066
Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 55,37,95,114
2nd Dose 45,95,63,393
Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 20,26,14,621
2nd Dose 18,38,06,629
Over 60 years 1st Dose 12,66,44,476
2nd Dose 11,44,84,897
Precaution Dose 1,07,22,819
Precaution Dose 2,17,49,035
Total 1,81,24,97,303

Following a continuous downward trend, India's Active Caseload has declined to 25,106 today, constituting 0.06% of the country's total Positive Cases.


Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.74%. 2,652 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,24,67,774.


1,549 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.


The last 24 hours saw a total of 3,84,499 COVID-19tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 78.30 Cr (78,30,45,157) cumulative tests.

There has been a sustained fall in the weekly and daily Positivity Rates too. Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 0.40% and the Daily Positivity rate is also reported to be 0.40%.




HFW/COVID States data/21st March2022/3

(Release ID: 1807487)

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