The daily Covid-19 cases crossed the two,000-mark for the fourth straight day as India reported 2,527 recent infections on Saturday. The energetic cases went up by 838 within the final 24 hours to succeed in 15,079 or 0.03 per cent of the overall cases. 33 Covid-linked deaths have been additionally reported as per the information shared by the well being ministry on Saturday.
Here are the highest 8 updates on Covid-19 scenario in India
1. Over 12,900 new cases reported to date this week
India has already added 12,945 new Covid-19 cases this week ( 2,541 cases on Friday; 2,380 on Thursday; 2,067 on Wednesday; 1,247 on Tuesday and a pair of,183 on Monday.) In the earlier week ending April 17, India reported 6,826 new cases.
2. Daily positivity rate tops 0.50% mark
The daily positivity rate on Saturday was reported at 0.56 per cent, whereas the weekly positivity rate was 0.50 per cent.
3. Active cases in India up by 4,209 in 10 days
The energetic caseload went up by 838 cases on Saturday and now stands at 15,079. Ten days in the past, on April 13, the variety of energetic cases was 10,870.
4. Delhi stays prime contributor
Delhi registered 1,042 recent infections on Friday, pushing the general caseload to 18,72,699, in response to the well being division’s bulletin. The capital metropolis remained the highest contributor to the recent nationwide infections.
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5. Two new Omicron sub-variants reported in Bengaluru
Two new SARS-CoV-2 mutants, referred to as the BA.2.10 and the BA.2.12 – associated to the Omicron sub-variant BA.2 – have been reportedly present in Bengaluru by INSACOG linked labs on Friday. Karnataka well being minister Okay Sudhakar had assured that the federal government was taking all of the required precautionary measures and monitoring rise in cases in different states and international locations.
6. Covid cases in different states
Maharashtra reported 121 new cases within the final 24 hours, whereas Madhya Pradesh logged 11 cases.West Bengal witnessed 40 recent cases, 11 new cases have been reported in Gujarat and 32 in Punjab as per knowledge shared by information company PTI.
7. 1,615 Recoveries within the final 24 hours
A complete of 1,615 new recoveries have been reported within the final 24 hours, taking the variety of complete recoveries to 4,25,17,724. The recovery rate at present stands at 98.75 per cent.
8. 19 lakh vaccine doses administered in final 24 hours
A complete of 19,13,296 vaccine jabs have been administered within the final 24 hours, of which, 37 thousand have been booster jabs given to adults below the age of 60. 187.46 crore vaccine doses have been administered to date below Nationwide Vaccination Drive.