Friday, October 7, 2022

State logs 1 fresh Covid-19 case

Nagaland on Friday recorded one fresh Covid-19 positive case while no deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. One fresh case was reported from Dimapur, taking the total caseload to 35459.
Meanwhile, the death toll remained unchanged at 758 (including 4 non-Covid deaths but with positivity).
Vaccination status
Further, a total of 27 children in the age group of 12-14 years received their first dose of Corbevax vaccine and in the age group of 14-18, 90120 (61706 first dose and 28404 second dose) received their vaccine.
On the other hand, a total of 1455605 adults had been inoculated (818189 first dose and 637416 second dose) while 23953 received their booster shot.
PTI: With 2,528 new COVID-19 cases being reported in a day, India’s infection tally now stands at 4,30,04,005, while the count of active cases fell below 30,000 after around 685 days, according to the Union Health Ministry on Friday.
The death toll climbed to 5,16,281 with 149 daily fatalities being recorded.
The count of active cases has declined to 29,181 which comprises 0.07 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has further improved to 98.73 per cent, health ministry said.
A reduction of 1,618 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload of the country in a span of 24 hours, the data showed.
There has been a sustained fall in the weekly and daily positivity rates too, the ministry said.
Both were recorded at 0.40 per cent, it added.
The last 24 hours saw a total of 6,33,867 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 78.18 crore tests for the disease.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease has surged to 4,24,58,543, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.20 per cent, the data showed.
The cumulative number of doses administered in the country so far under the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive has exceeded 180.97 crore.