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Ten states represent more than 71% of new cases of Covid-19 | India News


NEW DELHI: Ten states, including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, account for 71.81 percent of new Covid-19 cases reported in one day, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.
India recorded a record 4,14,188 new coronavirus infections in one day, bringing the total Covid-19 case count to 2,14,91,598, according to data updated in the morning.
Karnataka, Kerala, Bihar, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Rajasthan are the other states on the top 10 list.
Maharashtra has reported the highest number of new cases daily with 62,194. Karnataka follows with 49,058, while Kerala reported 42,464 new cases.
India’s total number of active COVID-19 cases has reached 36,45,164 and now comprises 16.96 percent of the country’s total infections. There has been a net increase of 78,766 cases in the total of active cases in a period of 24 hours.
Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Haryana and Bihar cumulatively account for 81.04% of the total active cases in India.
A quarter of all active cases are concentrated in just 10 districts.
Bengaluru Urban, Pune, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Ernakulam, Nagpur, Mumbai, Kozhikode, Jaipur and Thane are the 10 districts that represent 25% of the total active cases in the country.
Active cases constitute 16.96% of all cases, while recoveries exceed 81.95%.
“The National Death Rate has been falling and is currently at 1.09 percent,” the ministry said.
In addition, 3,915 deaths were reported in a 24-hour period.
Ten states account for 74.48 percent of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the highest number of casualties (853). Uttar Pradesh follows with 350 daily deaths.
India’s cumulative recoveries have risen to 1.76,12,351, with 3,31,507 recoveries in a 24-hour span.
Ten states account for 72.47 percent of new recoveries.
The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has exceeded Rs 16.49 million.
The ministry said 1180,798 beneficiaries in the 18-44 age group received their first dose of the Covid vaccine in 30 states and UT.
These are the Andaman and Nicobar Islands (330), Andhra Pradesh (16), Assam (220), Bihar (284), Chandigarh (2), Chhattisgarh (1,026), Delhi (1,83,679), Goa (741), Gujarat (2,24,109), Haryana (1,69,409), Himachal Pradesh (14), Jammu and Kashmir (21,249), Jharkhand (77), Karnataka (7,068), Kerala (22), Ladakh (86), Madhya Pradesh (9,823 ), Maharashtra (2,15,274), Meghalaya (2), Nagaland (2), Odisha (28,327), Puducherry (1), Punjab (2,187), Rajasthan (2,18,795), Tamil Nadu (8,419), Telangana (440 ), Tripura (2), Uttar Pradesh (86,420), Uttarakhand (17) and West Bengal (2,757).
The ministry also said that in aggregate, 16,49,73,058 doses of vaccines have been administered through 24,11,300 sessions, according to the interim report until 7 am.
These include 95,01,643 health workers (HCWs) who have taken the first dose and 63,92,248 HCWs who have taken the second dose, 1,37,64,363 first-line workers (PDAs) who have received the first dose, 75 , 39,007 PDAs who have taken the second dose, and 11,80,798 recipients in the 18-45 age group have taken the first dose.
In addition, 5,33,28,112 and 1,35,91,594 beneficiaries over 60 years of age have received the first and second doses respectively, and 5,43,12,908 and 53,62,385 beneficiaries aged 45 to 60 years have taken the first and second dose. dose.
Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh account for 66.84% of the cumulative doses administered so far in the country.
More than 23 lakh of vaccination doses were administered in a 24-hour period.
As on day 111 of the vaccination campaign (May 6), 23,70,298 doses of vaccine were administered. In 18,938 sessions, 10,60,064 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose and 13,10,234 beneficiaries received their second dose of vaccine.

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