New Delhi: In the last 24 hours, 8,300 people in India have been newly infected with Covid-19. More than 4,000 have recovered.
Across the country, 24 people have died from corona infection in the past 24 hours, according to data updated Friday (June 10) by the Union Ministry of Health. With this the total number is 4,32,05,106. The death toll rose to 5,24,747 with a further 24 deaths. This data is based on information updated at 8am.
The number of people in treatment has increased to 3,769. It accounts for 0.08 percent of all infections. The National Covid-19 recovery rate has been recorded at 98.70 per cent, according to the Ministry of Health.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 2.26% and the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 1.50%. The number of survivors has risen to 4,26,44,092.
The mortality rate was 1.21 percent. The total number of Covid vaccines vaccinated in the country so far exceeds 194.76 crore.
India’s Covid-19 numbers crossed 20 lakh on August 7, 2020, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16.
The number crossed 60 lakhs on September 28 and 70 lakhs on October 11. The number of infections crossed 80 lakh on October 29 and 90 lakh on November 20 and crossed one crore on December 19. India crossed the worst milestone of two crores on May 4, 2021 and three crores on June 23.
On June 9, 7,240 people in India were newly infected by Covid-19. This has provoked fears of a fourth wave. For the next two days, the incidence of Covid infection in India has increased by 40%.
Meanwhile, the Director-General of the World Health Organization, Tetros Adonom Caprais, has warned that the epidemic is not over.
He also stressed the need to be vigilant even if many countries abandon their corona virus protocols and try to live with the virus.
Tedros noted that 18 months after the start of the first mass corona virus vaccination programs in rich countries, 40% of people in 68 countries are still not vaccinated.