Coronavirus India Updates: 41, 506 new cases of corona virus have been reported in India and 895 people have died. The Ministry of Health has given this information. The total recovery in the country is now at 97.2 percent. A total of 2,99,75,064 patients of corona have recovered across India, in which 41,526 people have been cured during the last 24 hours. The daily positivity rate is at 2.25 percent. It has been less than 3 per cent for 20 consecutive days.
Continuous increase in reproductive rate
Meanwhile, concern is being expressed that the reproductive rate is continuously increasing. This rate tells how many people an infected person is spreading the infection to. It has been increasing since mid-April. COVID has become a cause of concern among health experts whether it indicates a rise in cases.
The Ministry of Home Affairs and Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan have asked eight states, which may become hotspots of the new COVID, to ensure protocols such as wearing masks, social distancing and other safe practices. These states include Goa, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand and West Bengal. On Saturday, 42,766 new cases of corona and 1,206 people died in India.
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Under the ongoing corona vaccination campaign in the country, about 37.60 crore doses have been administered so far, out of which 37,23,367 doses have been administered during the last 24 hours.