After 34,703 new cases of Kovid-19 were reported in the country in a day, the total number of people affected by this disease increased to 3,06,19,932 while the death toll increased to 4,03,281 after the death of 553 more patients. Has been. According to the data updated by the Union Health Ministry till 8 am on Tuesday, the number of patients under treatment in the country has further reduced to 4,64,357 and this is 1.52 percent of the total infection while the national recovery rate from Kovid has improved to 97.17 percent. Has occurred. The ministry said that the number of cases under treatment has come down by 17,714 in a span of 24 hours.
According to the data, a total of 16,47,424 tests were conducted for the detection of corona virus infection on Monday, after which the total number of tests done for Kovid-19 across the country has increased to 42,14,24,881. The daily infection rate was recorded at 2.11 percent. This rate has remained below three percent for 15 consecutive days. According to the Health Ministry, the weekly infection rate has also come down to 2.4 percent.
The ministry said that the number of people recovering for 54 consecutive days is more than the cases being reported daily. Along with this, it said that the number of people who have been cured of the disease has increased to 2,97,52,294. According to the data, the death rate due to infection is 1.32 percent. The ministry said that under the nationwide vaccination campaign, a total of 35.75 crore doses of anti-Covid-19 vaccine have been given in the country.
The number of infected people in the country had crossed 20 lakh on August 7 last year, 30 lakh on August 23 and more than 40 lakh on September 5. At the same time, the total cases of infection crossed 50 lakhs on 16th September, 60 lakhs on 28th September, 70 lakhs on 11th October, 80 lakhs on 29th October, 90 lakhs on 20th November. In the country, these cases crossed one crore on December 19, crossed two crore on May 4 and crossed three crore on June 23.