In a relief to citizen of India, the Covid cases in India fall below 2 lakh for first time since April 14.
According to the Union Health Ministry data: - India on Tuesday recorded 1,96,427 new cases of the virus, along with 3,511 deaths. The recovery rate is high as the country saw a total of 3,26,850 discharges in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery to 2,40,54,861. Now the total cases in India stand to 2,69,48,874, with 25,86,782 active cases the data. The total death toll in the country is now at 3,07,231.
Meanwhile a total of 19,85,38,999 people have so far been vaccinated against COVID-19 in India.
Earlier Data showed:- “India's COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20 lakh-mark on August 7 last, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16. 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, 90 lakh on November 20 and surpassed the one-crore mark on December 19 last year and latest of 2 crore on May 4 this year.”
Also, along with Covaxin and Covishield, India will now produce third vaccine. Panacea Biotec in collaboration with Russian sovereign wealth fund RDIF has begun the production of 'Sputnik V' COVID-19 vaccine in India expected to start this summer.