India Covid cases

India adds 43,645 COVID-19 cases, 640 fatalities

The daily positivity rate increased to 2.51 per cent from 1.73 per cent on Tuesday. The weekly positivity rate stood at 2.36 per cent, the data showed.

published on : 28th July 2021

Census 2021 related field activities postponed due to COVID-19: Government

Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said in a written reply to a query in Lok Sabha that census 2021 was to be conducted under the provisions of the Census Act of 1948 in two phases.

published on : 27th July 2021

India records less than 30,000 fresh COVID-19 cases in over three months

The total number of vaccine doses administered so far has reached 44.19 crore under the nationwide vaccination drive.

published on : 27th July 2021

OYO to provide welfare benefits to kin of hotel partners who succumbed to COVID-19

The bereavement support to the families of the partners includes measures such as funding the education of up to two children for five years.

published on : 22nd July 2021

India reports a single-day rise of 41,383 new Covid cases and 507 deaths

The active cases comprise 1.31 percent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.35 percent, the data updated at 8 am showed.

published on : 22nd July 2021

1.19 lakh Indian children lost caregivers to Covid during first 14 months of pandemic: Report

The study estimates that 1,134,000 children lost a parent or custodial grandparent due to COVID-19. Of these, 10,42,000 children lost their mother, father or both.

published on : 21st July 2021

India reports single-day rise of 38,164 COVID-19 infections, 499 fatalities; recovery rate at 97.32%

The active cases have declined to 4,21,665 and comprises 1.35 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 97.32 per cent, the data updated at 8 am showed.

published on : 19th July 2021

In a fresh report, national AEFI panel confirms 55 severe adverse events after COVID-19 shots

A total of five cases, that included a death after administration of Covishield in a 57-year-old male in February, however, were found to be “coincidental”, not directly linked with vaccination.

published on : 18th July 2021

India records 38,079 fresh Covid cases, 560 deaths

The active cases have declined to 4,24,025 and comprise 1.36 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 97.31 per cent.

published on : 17th July 2021

India logs 41,506 new cases of COVID-19, 895 fresh deaths reported

The active cases comprise 1.47 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has increased to 97.20 per cent.

published on : 11th July 2021

Lambda variant of COVID-19 not reported in India so far, says expert

A recent study revealed that the lambda variant is susceptible to mRNA vaccine-elicited antibodies and convalescent serum was able to neutralize the lambda variant.

published on : 7th July 2021

India records 43,071 new COVID-19 cases, 955 deaths

Recoveries continue to outnumber daily new cases for 52 consecutive days, and the number of people who have recuperated from the disease has increased to 2,96,58,078, health ministry said.

published on : 4th July 2021

Number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 35 crore: Health ministry

As the new phase of universalisation of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from June 21, more than 57.36 lakh vaccine doses were given in the country on Saturday, as per a provisional report up to 7 pm.

published on : 3rd July 2021

India adds 44,111 new COVID-19 cases, records lowest death toll in 86 days

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 2,96,05,779, while the case fatality rate stands at 1.31 percent, the data stated.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Projection of 135 crore Covid vaccine doses more realistic: Government

Saying that earlier estimate of 216 crore from August to December was aspirational, ministry says figures should be seen in right context

published on : 3rd July 2021
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