India reports 3,947 new Covid cases, 18 deaths

India-reports-3,947-new-Covid-cases,-18-deaths


New Delhi, Sep 30 : India reported 3,947 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours, against 4,272 reported on the previous day, said the Union Health Ministry on Friday. In the same period, the country recorded 18 more deaths, taking the national Covid death toll to 5,28,629 as per the report. The active caseload presently stands at 39,583 cases, accounting for 0.09 per cent of the country's total positive cases. The recovery of 5,096 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,40,19,095. Consequently, India's recovery rate stands at 98.73 per cent. Meanwhile, India's daily positivity rate has been reported to be 1.23 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate currently stands at 1.44 per cent. Also in the same period, a total of 3,20,734 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.50 crore. As of Friday morning, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 218.17 crore. Over 4.10 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket. /IANS




Related

Int l conference of liver specialists arrives at consensus on living donor liver transplant
Chennai, Jan 28 : A consensus on prediction and management of small for size syndrome in living-donor liver transplant was arrived at an international

Jr NTR s cousin Nandamuri Taaraka Ratna still critical; Telugu superstar Balakrishna pays visit
Bengaluru, Jan 28 : The health condition of Jr NTR's cousin Nandamuri Taaraka Ratna, who was hospitalised after suffering a cardiac arrest, still crit

Gum infection may lead to serious heart problem: Study
Tokyo, Jan 28 : A gum disease called periodontitis can lead to a litany of dental issues from bad breath to bleeding and lost teeth, and now it is fou

Sharing

-->