Coronavirus: No Covid-19 Deaths In Last 24 Hours In 15 States, Union Territories, None In 3 Weeks In 7 States, Union Territories: Government

The country’s COVID-19 case fatality rate is amongst the lowest in the world at 1.43% while the global average stands at 2.18%

File photo of Chairman of the National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for Covid-19 (NEGVAC) VK Paul (centre)(Photo Credits: PTI)

The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday informed that no deaths due to COVID-19 have been reported in the last 24 hours in 15 states and Union Territories, while there are seven states and UTs that have not reported any COVID-19 deaths in last three weeks.

India has so far provided COVID vaccination to over 60 lakh (60,35,660) health care and frontline workers with no case of serious/severe adverse event following immunisation/deaths attributable to vaccination till date, said the Health Ministry on Monday. Over two lakh beneficiaries (2,23,298) were vaccinated till 6 p.m. on Monday.

Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan addresses the media on the COVID-19 situation:

63,10,194 number of vaccines administered till 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

“The country’s total COVID-19 active caseload has also dropped to 1.43 lakh (1,43,625) on Tuesday with the active caseload now at 1.32% of India’s total positive cases.

“The country’s COVID-19 case fatality rate is amongst the lowest in the world at 1.43% while the global average stands at 2.18%.

“Kerala and Maharashtra continue to lead on the number of active COVID-19 cases. 33 States and Union Territories in the country today have less than 5,000 active cases. 15 States/UTs haven’t reported any new deaths due to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours

Mop-up-rounds (Multiple rounds can be done) by Feb. 24 to be organised by all States/UTs for healthcare workers. By March 1 all frontline worker must be give first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Otherwise they [healthcare or frontline workers] will be shifted to age appropriate vaccination round.

“97% people satisfied with overall vaccination experience — as per feed back received by the Health Ministry.”

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