India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 72.37 Cr

With the administration of 67,58,491vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, country’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage surpassed the cumulative figure of 72.37Cr (72,37,84,586) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 74,18,183sessions.

The break-up of the cumulative figureas per the provisional report till 7 am today include:




1st Dose 1,03,62,796
2nd Dose 85,55,939


1st Dose 1,83,35,063
2nd Dose 1,38,66,099

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose 29,00,15,880
2nd Dose 3,99,36,894

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose 14,12,24,670
2nd Dose 6,11,18,659

Over 60 years

1st Dose 9,19,04,711
2nd Dose 4,84,63,875
Total 72,37,84,586


The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.

The recovery of37,681 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,23,42,299.

Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.49%.

Sustained and collaborative efforts by the Centre and the States/UTs continue the trend of less than 50,000 Daily New Cases that is being reported for 75 consecutive days now.

34,973 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

The Active Caseload is presently3,90,646. Active cases presently constitute 1.18% of the country’s total Positive Cases.

The testing capacity across the country continues to be expanded. The last 24 hours saw a total of 17,87,611tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 53.86 Cr (53,86,04,854) cumulative tests.

While testing capacity has been enhanced across the country, Weekly Positivity Rate at 2.31% remains less than 3% for the last 77 days now. The Daily Positivity rate reported to be1.96%. The daily Positivity rate has remained below3% for last 11 days and below 5% for 95 consecutive days now.