The country witnessed a surge in new cases of the deadly coronavirus pandemic today, April 17. In the last 24 hours, 1150 new cases of corona virus have been reported in the country and 4 people have died. Know the latest status of Corona in the country.
According to the data released by the Union Health Ministry, active in the country
The number of cases has now come down to 11,558. The number of people who lost their lives due to this epidemic has increased to 5 lakh 21 thousand 751. According to the figures, 4 crore 25 lakh 8 thousand 788 people have been infected so far. So far 4 crore 30 lakh 31 thousand 958 people have been infected with corona in the country.
More than 186 million doses have been administered so far
Under the nationwide vaccination campaign, more than 186 million anti-coronavirus vaccine doses have been given so far. Yesterday 12 lakh 56 thousand 533 doses were given, so far 186 crore 51 lakh 53 thousand 593 doses of vaccine have been given. According to the Union Health Ministry, more than 2 crore (2,49,97,605) vaccines have been given to health workers, corona veterans and people above 60 years of age suffering from other diseases. The anti-Covid vaccination campaign in the country started on 16 January 2021 and health workers were vaccinated in the first phase. The vaccination campaign for corona warriors started from February 2.
corona virus status in delhi
On Saturday, 461 new cases and two deaths were reported in Delhi city. There were 366 Covid-19 cases on Friday with zero death and positivity rate of 3.95 per cent. The city’s positivity rate has increased by 25.95 per cent in the last 24 hours. Despite the reduced number of tests, the positivity rate increased to more than 5 percent on Saturday.