India's active corona caseload fell below 1.50 lakh on February 23, 2021, and stands at 1,47,306.
10,584 new cases and 13,255 recoveries were recorded in the last 24 hours resulting in a net decline of 2,749 cases in the total active caseload.
India’s daily Positivity Rate remains below 3%. The country has recorded a steady decline in the number of daily new deaths.78 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.
Also, 21 States/UTs have not reported any COVID19 deaths in the last 24 hours.
As on 22nd February, 2021, the vaccination coverage was 1,17,45,552 in India. These include 64,51,251 HCWs (1st dose), 12,58,177 HCWs (2nd dose) and 40,36,124 FLWs (1st dose).
On Day-38 of the vaccination drive (22ndFebruary, 2021), 6,28,696 vaccine doses were given. Out of which, 3,38,373 beneficiaries were vaccinated across 12,560 sessions for 1st dose (HCWs and FLWs) and 2,90,323 HCWs received 2nd dose of vaccine.