Coronavirus Updates: The number of new corona infected patients in the country continues to decline. In the last 24 hours, 25,166 new cases of corona virus have been reported and 437 people have lost their lives.
At the same time, on 16 August, 32,937 new cases were reported and 417 people died.
According to the Health Ministry, the new cases that have come up are the lowest in 154 days i.e. after 5 months. The number of active cases in the country has come down to 3,69,846. The recovery rate of corona infected patients has gone up to 97.51 percent.
The total number of corona infected patients in the country has reached 3,22,50,679 and so far a total of 4,32,079 corona infected patients have died. So far, a total of 3,14,48,754 patients have been cured of corona virus.
To overcome the corona infection, the government is emphasizing on vaccination. According to government data, 56,81,32,750 crore vaccine doses have been given to the states and union territories. At the same time, 2,25,52,523 doses of corona vaccine have been given to private hospitals of union territory and state governments.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 49,66,29,524 sample tests have been done since the start of the infection. Whereas only on August 16, 15,63,985 samples have been tested.
Kerala has the highest number of corona cases
Kerala is witnessing the maximum number of corona cases in the country every day. On Monday, 12,294 new cases of Covid came and 142 patients have died. The total number of infected has increased to 37,2000. At the same time, a total of 18,743 people have died. In the last 24 hours, 18,542 patients have been cured.
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