Health experts say that the third wave of Kovid can knock in the country in six to eight weeks. Amidst the ongoing corona vaccination in the country, the Union Health Ministry gave big information on Saturday.
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The second wave of corona virus in the country has now stopped. By the way, experts say that we also need to prepare in advance for the third wave of Corona. Health experts say that the third wave of Kovid can knock in the country in six to eight weeks. Amidst the ongoing corona vaccination in the country, the Union Health Ministry gave big information on Saturday. The Health Ministry said that so far more than 32 crore doses of corona vaccine have been administered in the country. In this, more than 5.55 crore people have been given both doses.
After the arrival of 48,698 new cases of corona in the country in the last 24 hours, the total number of positive cases has increased to 3,01,83,143. At the same time, after 1,183 new deaths in the last 24 hours, the total death toll has increased to 3,94,493. Apart from this, after 64,818 new discharges in the last 24 hours, the total number of discharges has gone up to 2,91,93,085. At the same time, 61,19,169 vaccines of coronavirus were administered in the country in the last 24 hours, after which the total number of vaccinations has increased to 31,50,45,926.
At present, the total number of active cases in the country is 5,95,565. The Health Ministry said that apart from this, active cases of coronavirus are 1.97 percent of the total cases. The recovery rate has increased to 96.72 percent and the daily positivity rate is 2.79 percent.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a high-level meeting on Saturday evening regarding the status of the corona virus vaccination in the country. In this meeting, along with PM Modi, many PMO officials, health ministry officials, NITI Aayog’s doctor VK Paul were also present. The Prime Minister’s Office gave this information to the media. The PMO said that a total of 377 million vaccines were administered in the country during the last 6 days, which is more than the entire population of countries like Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, and Canada.
In this virtual meeting, PM Modi discussed with the officials regarding the production of corona vaccine in the country. Apart from this, the PM also discussed the measures taken to deal with the new Delta Plus variant of corona virus infection. PM Modi said during the meeting that efforts should be made to help all countries deal with the corona virus epidemic through the Kovin platform.
First Published : 26 Jun 2021, 10:24:18 PM