New Covid cases in the country
According to figures released by the Union Ministry of Health this morning, 41,506 new cases of Covid have been reported in the country in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of Covid cases in the country has gone up again. Restrictions, including lockdowns, have led to a decline in the number of cases per day. Concessions were granted by states, including Delhi, where Covid cases were high.
New Covid cases reported a decrease as well as a decrease in the number of deaths. In the last 24 hours, there have been only 895 Covid deaths in the country. This brings the total number of Covid deaths in the country to 4,08,040.
Details of survivors
In the last 24 hours, 41,526 people in the country have been freed from Covid. This brings the total number of Covid liberators to 2,99,75,064. According to a report released by the Ministry of Health, there are 4,54,118 active cases in various districts. So far, 37,60,32,586 people in the country have been vaccinated against Covid, officials said.
Concern continues in Kerala
It is a matter of concern that while the number of Covid cases is declining on a daily basis in other states, the number of cases in Kerala remains high. Covid confirmed 14,087 cases in Kerala on Saturday. Today it was confirmed that 109 deaths were due to Covid. This brings the total death toll to 14,489. 1,15,226 people have been diagnosed with the disease and are still undergoing treatment. 29,22,921 have so far been freed from Covid. There are currently 3,84,493 people under surveillance in various districts. The test positivity rate in the state is 10.7.