New cases of corona in the country (File Photo)
According to the data released by the Ministry of Health on Friday morning, 16,862 new cases of corona (Covid 19 Update) have been reported in the country in the last 24 hours. 19,391 corona patients have recovered during this period. Along with this, 379 more patients have died due to corona. A total of 58,88,44,673 samples were tested in the country till October 14, out of which 11,80,148 were tested on October 14.
With new corona cases, the number of infections has increased to 3,40,37,592. At the same time, active cases in the country are 2,03,678, which is the lowest in 216 days. The number of active patients in the country is 0.60 percent of the total cases. This rate is the lowest since March 2020. The national recovery rate of patients is 98.07 percent, which is the highest since March 2020. With this, the number of recovered cases has increased to 3,33,82,100 so far. So far, 4,51,814 people have died of corona infection in the country.
30,26,483 shots were given in 24 hours
In the midst of the war with Corona, where there is strictness regarding the corona protocol in the country, the vaccination drive has also been intensified. A total of 97,14,38,553 vaccine doses have been administered so far. In which 30,26,483 shots have been given in the last 24 hours.
when how many cases
Last year on August 7 the number of infected in the country had exceeded 20 lakhs, on August 23, 30 lakhs and on September 5, more than 40 lakhs. At the same time, the total cases of infection had crossed 50 lakh on 16 September, 60 lakh on 28 September, 70 lakh on 11 October, 80 lakh on 29 October and 90 lakh on 20 November. In the country on December 19, these cases had crossed one crore, on May 4 this year it had crossed two crore and on June 23, it had crossed three crore. The Health Ministry said that out of those who have died due to infection so far, more than 70 percent of the patients also had other diseases. The ministry said on its website that its figures are being matched with the figures of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICME).
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