Coronavirus Updates: There were 16,051 new Coronavirus cases across the country in the last 24 hours, a decrease of 19.6 percent from yesterday. In all, 4 crores 28 lakhs, 38 thousand 524 Covid infected persons have been identified in the country. In the past 24 hours, 206 people across the country have died from Covid-19. Throughout the country, Covid has caused the deaths of five lakh twelve thousand 109 people.
The number of active cases in the country has now fallen to 2,02,131, according to data from the Union Health Ministry. There is still 0.47 percent of active cases. At present, the nation’s recovery rate is 98.33 percent.
In the past 24 hours, 37,901 new patients have been cured. That is more than double the number of patients in the past 24 hours. To date, 4 crores, 21 lakhs, 24 thousand, 284 people have been cured of this disease.
Today’s daily positivity rate in the country is a record 1.93 percent; the weekly positivity rate is now 2.12 percent. The government has tested 76.01 crore samples so far (till 20 February). There have been 8,31,087 tests within the last 24 hours.
During the National Immunization Campaign, 175.46 crore vaccine doses have been administered across the country.