According to the ministry data, 57,80,94,804 beneficiaries were vaccinated for first dose and 18,68,41,354 beneficiaries received the second dose of vaccine, according to the 7 pm provisional report.
The number of active cases declined by 6,595 in a span of 24 hours to stand at 3,84,921, constituting 1.16 per cent of the total infections, while the COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.51 per cent, the health ministry said.
The number of active cases have increased to 3,91,516, comprising 1.18 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.49 per cent, the health ministry said.
There may be instances where an entity does not need to see the certificate in full and would just need to know whether an individual has been vaccinated or not and
A reduction of 2,968 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.
An increase of 2,358 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.
The death toll has climbed to 4,39,529 with 509 more fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am.
The government had earlier this month given approval to Bharat Biotech's Ankleshwar-based manufacturing plant to produce anti-COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin.
The active cases have increased to 3,68,558 comprising 1.13 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.53 per cent, the ministry said.
The number of active cases has now increased to 3,59,775 which comprises 1.10 per cent of the total infections. The national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.56 per cent, the ministry said.
Over 58.86 crore vaccine doses have been provided to the states and Union Territories so far and more than 17.64 lakh doses are in the pipeline, the ministry said in a statement.
The Pune-based SII has already supplied 12 crore doses of the COVID-19 vaccine in August, they said.
Cumulatively, 22,33,59,860 individuals in the age group of 18-44 years across states and union territories have received their first dose and 2,11,37,082 have received their second dose since the start of the third phase of the vaccination drive, according to health ministry data.
Activist Raman Sharma had filed a query under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, seeking to know from the government the number of people who had received the first dose of vaccines, but did not take the second within the stipulated time period.
The new phase of universalisation of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from June 21.
The national COVID-19 recovery rate has increased to 97.45 per cent, which is the highest ever recovery rate achieved, the health ministry said.
The Union government is committed to accelerate the pace and expand the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country, the ministry said.
The Centre has also urged the states to ramp up their testing for detection of Covid-19.
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