29th April, 2021
Corona's havoc in the country continues to grow. Over 3.79 lakh new cases were reported in the last 24 hours. For the first time, such a large number of cases have been reported. Together, the total number of people infected so far has been 1,83,68,096. There were 3,646 deaths during this period. 1,035 people lost their lives in Maharashtra and 368 in Delhi. Thus far the number of people who have died from this disease has risen to 2,04,812. The cases are also increasing rapidly in the states of South India, Kerala, and Karnataka.
30,68,397 active cases
The cases are also increasing rapidly in the southern states of Kerala and Karnataka. According to the information received till one o'clock at night, the number of active cases in the country has increased to 30,77,121. During this period, 2,70,202 people were discharged from hospitals. In this way, 1,50,78,276 people have been completely cured of this disease so far.
The second wave of Corona recorded a rapid increase in cases. The number of people infected with corona in the country crossed 20 lakh on August 7 last year. Similarly, the figure of 50 lakhs was crossed on 16 September and one crore on 19 December while the figure of 1.50 crore crossed on 19 of this month.
Recovery rate reduced
According to the data released at eight o'clock in the morning, the recovery rate of corona patients in the country has come down to 82.33 percent and the death rate is 1.12 percent.
17,23,912 samples examined
According to ICMR, 28,27,03,789 samples have been corona tested in the country till 27 April. On Tuesday alone, 17,23,912 were investigated.
Highest deaths in Maharashtra
Of the 3,646 people who lost their lives during the 24 hours in the country, the maximum 1,035 people are from Maharashtra. This was followed by 368 in Delhi, 265 in Uttar Pradesh, 279 in Chhattisgarh, 229 in Karnataka, 174 in Gujarat, 85 in Rajasthan, 142 in Punjab, 95 in Haryana and 84 in Bihar.
78 percent of death cases in 10 states
According to the data, the states of the country which are most affected by corona are also getting more deaths from infection. The latest 78.53 per cent cases of deaths have come from these 10 states. Maharashtra has the highest number of deaths. After that Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Punjab and Madhya Pradesh are the states where large number of people are dying from corona every day.
Most New Case States
State-new cases-total infected (in lakhs)
Uttar Pradesh 29,751-11.82
Tamil Nadu 16,665 11.30
Madhya Pradesh 12,758-5.38
Vaccination reached near 15 crores
According to the Ministry of Health, over 20 lakh vaccines were administered in the country on Wednesday. The Ministry informed that about 14,98,77121 crore vaccines have been installed so far across the country. So far, the first dose of vaccine has been given to 93,66239 health workers and 61,45,854 have been given both doses. Similarly, 1,23,09,507 personnel of frontline have received both first and 65,99,492 dosas. From Pantalis, 5,09,75,753 people in the age group of 60 years have received the first and 31,42,239 have received the second dose. Similarly, the first dose of vaccine has been given to 5,14,70,903 people over sixty years of age and the second dose to 98,67,134 people. On Wednesday, 103 days of vaccination were completed. 20,49,754 people were vaccinated till 8 pm on this day.