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Cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses given in India surpass 95 crore mark, says health ministry
India

Cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses given in India surpass 95 crore mark, says health ministry

The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16 January with healthcare workers (HCWs) getting inoculated in the first phase

Over 92 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India so far, says health ministry
India

Over 92 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India so far, says health ministry

Over 54 lakh vaccine doses have been administered on Tuesday till 7 pm and the tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports by late in the night

India logs less than 20,000 new daily COVID-19 cases, lowest in 201 days; recovery rate at 97.8%
India

India logs less than 20,000 new daily COVID-19 cases, lowest in 201 days; recovery rate at 97.8%

This took the country's COVID-19 tally to 3,36,97,581, while the number of active cases declined to 2,92,206, the lowest in 192 days, according to the Union health ministry.

Total COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in country crosses 82 crore, says Centre
India

Total COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in country crosses 82 crore, says Centre

The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late night

India records 26,115 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; active infections lowest in 184 days
India

India records 26,115 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; active infections lowest in 184 days

The toll climbed to 4,45,385 with 252 fresh fatalities while the active cases declined to 3,09,575

India sets new world record with over 2.5 crore COVID-19 vaccinations on PM's birthday
India

India sets new world record with over 2.5 crore COVID-19 vaccinations on PM's birthday

According to the government, 17 lakh doses were administered per hour, 28,000 doses per minute and 466 doses per second

India's daily COVID-19 vaccination cross 1-crore mark for fourth time in less than a month
India

India's daily COVID-19 vaccination cross 1-crore mark for fourth time in less than a month

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said this is the fastest pace at which one crore doses have been administered.

Over 72.77 crore COVID-19 vaccines provided to states, UTs so far: Centre
India

Over 72.77 crore COVID-19 vaccines provided to states, UTs so far: Centre

More than 4.49 crore (4,49,03,025) balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered, the ministry said.

Over 70.63 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to states and UTs thus far, says Centre
India

Over 70.63 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to states and UTs thus far, says Centre

The health ministry said more than 5.58 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered

India records 42,618 COVID cases, 330 deaths; active cases up for fourth consecutive day
India

India records 42,618 COVID cases, 330 deaths; active cases up for fourth consecutive day

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.50 percent and the weekly positivity rate was 2.63 percent

India registers 37,593 new coronavirus infections, 648 deaths; national recovery rate at 97.67%
India

India registers 37,593 new coronavirus infections, 648 deaths; national recovery rate at 97.67%

Active COVID-19 cases have risen by 2,776 in a span of 24 hours. The active cases comprise 0.99 percent of the total infections

Johnson & Johnson files application to test its COVID vaccine on adolescents; all you need to know
India

Johnson & Johnson files application to test its COVID vaccine on adolescents; all you need to know

The US-based pharmaceutical company noted that it is committed to facilitating global equitable access to its COVID-19 vaccine and recognise the unmet needs of children

India logs 36,401 new COVID-19 cases, 530 deaths in last 24 hours; recovery rate at 97.5%
India

India logs 36,401 new COVID-19 cases, 530 deaths in last 24 hours; recovery rate at 97.5%

A reduction of 3,286 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours

India logs 38,667 COVID-19 cases, 478 fatalities in 24 hrs; Kerala continues to drive surge with over 14% positivity rate
India

India logs 38,667 COVID-19 cases, 478 fatalities in 24 hrs; Kerala continues to drive surge with over 14% positivity rate

India saw a single-day rise of 38,667 coronavirus infections, taking the total tally of cases to 3,21,56,493, while the death toll rose to 4,30,732 with 478 fresh fatalities

India records 40,120 fresh coronavirus infections, 585 new deaths; 15 states, UTs show surge in active cases
India

India records 40,120 fresh coronavirus infections, 585 new deaths; 15 states, UTs show surge in active cases

Coronavirus India Daily Updates: Out of the new cases, active cases have come down to 3.85 lakh while recoveries have risen to 3.13 crore.

India's Covid-19 count below 40k for fifth day, but sees 36% rise in infections
India

India's Covid-19 count below 40k for fifth day, but sees 36% rise in infections

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 3,12, 20,981 and the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent, the data stated.

At 28,204, India records lowest daily Covid-19 count in 147 days, recovery rate hits all-time high
India

At 28,204, India records lowest daily Covid-19 count in 147 days, recovery rate hits all-time high

The country reported 373 fresh deaths, the lowest in the last 132 days and below 400 for the first time in 132 days.

Centre allows foreign nationals to register for COVID-19 vaccine on CoWin portal; check details here
India

Centre allows foreign nationals to register for COVID-19 vaccine on CoWin portal; check details here

The beneficiaries would need to be registered on the CoWin portal and they can do so by using their passport as an identity document for registration

Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine gets Emergency Use approval in India for adult population
India

Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine gets Emergency Use approval in India for adult population

J&J earlier had sought approval to conduct phase-3 clinical trial of its vaccine on approximately 600 participants in two age groups---those aged 18 and below 60 years and those aged 60 years and above---to evaluate the safety, reactogenicity and immunogenicity of the jab in healthy Indian adults.

Johnson & Johnson gets EUA in India: Here's your ultimate guide to the single-dose vaccine
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Johnson & Johnson gets EUA in India: Here's your ultimate guide to the single-dose vaccine

The vaccine was 66.3 percent effective in clinical trials at preventing laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 infection in people who received the vaccine and had no evidence of being previously infected