During the last 24 hours across the country, 24,010 new cases of novel corona virus infection were reported, while 355 people died. According to the Union Ministry of Health, as of Thursday morning, the total number of Kovid-19 infected across the country rose to 99 lakh 56 thousand 5 hundred 57. At the same time, the number of deaths due to infection across the country has increased to 1 lakh 44 thousand 4 51. Let us know that the first case of infection in India came at the end of January. The development of vaccine has also been accelerated to stop the path of this infection.
According to the Union Ministry of Health, the number of active cases in the country is now 3 lakh 22 thousand 3 hundred 66. At the same time, 33 thousand 2 hundred 91 people were discharged after getting healthy from the infection. With this, the total number of people who have become healthy due to infection has increased to 94 lakh 89 thousand 7 hundred 40. The Novel Corona virus infection, originating from Wuhan, China, last year infected the entire world within two-three months and was declared an epidemic by the World Health Organization on 11 March.
The recovery rate in the country is currently 95.21 percent and the death rate is 1.45 percent. So far, a total of 15,78,05,240 samples have been received for the Kovid-19 test. Of these, 11,58,960 samples were tested on Wednesday. This data has been released by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Till date, Maharashtra has topped the list of worst infected states across the country. The total number of cases reported so far here is 18,80,893. More than 70 percent cases of infection have been reported from 10 states and union territories of the country. They are named – Kerala (Kerala), Maharashtra (Maharashtra), West Bengal (West Bengal), Delhi (Delhi), Chhattisgarh (Chhattisgarh), Uttar Pradesh (Uttar Pradesh), Karnataka (Karnataka), Tamil Nadu (TamilNadu), Gujarat ( Gujarat), Madhya Pradesh (Madhya Pradesh). 8 vaccines to come
So far, 8 covid vaccine candidates are in various stages of clinical trials, soon they will be approved. It has three indigenous vaccines, one being Astrazeneca and one produced by Oxford University and Serum Institute, Covicheild and Bharat Biotech Limited. It is also named as ZyCoV-D of Zydus Cadila. Russian Vaccine Sputnik-V; NVG-CoV2373, Geneva’s HGCO19 is also in line.