There is a steady decline in new cases of Coronavirus in the country. In the beginning of May, where more than four lakh cases were coming daily, now it has come down to below one lakh. However, the deaths due to corona are now a cause of concern. According to the latest data released by the Union Health Ministry on Sunday morning, 80,834 new cases of corona have been registered in the last 24 hours i.e. a day. During this, 3303 people have died due to the deadly virus. The new cases of corona that came today are the lowest in the last 71 days.
With the new cases, the total cases of corona infection in the country have reached close to 2, 95 million (2,94,39,989). At the same time, so far 3,70,384 People have died due to infection.
According to the Ministry of Health, 1,32,062 patients have been cured in the last 24 hours, while a total of more than two crore 80 lakh (2,80,43,446) people have been successful in winning the war against the epidemic. In the last 24 hours, the number of active patients has decreased due to the number of recoveries being more than new cases. Presently 10,26,159 patients are being treated in the country.
Talking about the infection rate or positivity rate, it has been recorded below five percent for the 6th consecutive day. At present, the positivity rate is at 4.25 percent. In the last 24 hours 34,84,239 doses of the vaccine have been given. So far, a total of 25,31,95,048 doses have been given to the people.