New Delhi: There has been some good news for the countrymen who are suffering from the Corona epidemic. The number of Corona Vaccine injections in the country has crossed about 150 million.
So many people have been vaccinated
The Union Ministry of Health said on Thursday that it has the largest number of health care workers among those who have Corona Vaccine. 93 lakh 67 thousand 520 people included in this category have got the first dose and 61 lakh 47 thousand 918 people have got the second dose of vaccine. Talking about the frontline worker, 1 crore 23 lakh 19 thousand 903 people have taken the first dose and 66 lakh 12 thousand 789 people have taken the second dose.
In the Senior Citizen category, 5 crores 14 lakh 99 thousand 834 people have got the first and 98 lakh 92 thousand 380 people have done the second dose. In the category of 45 to 60 years, 5 crores 10 lakh 24 thousand 886 people have got the first and 31 lakh 55 thousand 418 people have got the second dose of corona vaccine. According to the ministry, about 67.18% of vaccination in the country has been done in Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, West Bengal, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh. In the last 24 hours, more than 21 lakh people were given the Corona vaccine.
States most affected by Corona
According to the ministry, about 72.20 per cent of Corona cases in the country are in 10 states of the country including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. Other states in this list are Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan. In the last 24 hours, about 3 lakh 79 thousand 257 cases of corona have been reported in the country. At present, the total number of infected people in the country is 1 crore 83 lakh 76 thousand 524.
1 crore 50 lakhs have been cured so far
78.26% of the active cases of Corona in the country are in 11 states. In the second wave of the corona, the death rate remains 1.11%. In the last 24 hours, 3645 people died of corona in the country. 78 per cent of the deaths in the country are occurring in the 10 most affected states of the country. In the last 24 hours, Maharashtra had the highest number of 1035 deaths. After that Delhi was number one with 368 deaths. So far, 1 crore 50 lakh 86 thousand 878 people have been cured in the country. Out of these, 2 lakh 69 thousand 507 people have recovered in the last 24 hours.