COVID-19

India reports 1.73 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases, 3617 deaths in last 24 hours

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 20.86 Cr (20,86,12,834) as per the 7 pm provisional report of May 28.
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On Saturday, May 29, Union Health Ministry released the data of new COVID-19 cases in India, there is a decrease in new cases from the previous day.

The report released by the Union Health Ministry states that in the last 24 hours, India reported 1,73,790 new COVID-19 cases and 2,84,601 patients got a discharge, while 3,617 people died of this deadly virus. Total active cases in India are now around 22.28 lakhs. The total death toll in India reached 3,22,512..

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) also published data that shows 34,11,19,909 samples were tested up to May 28, including 20,80,048 samples tested yesterday.

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 20.86 Cr (20,86,12,834) as per the 7 pm provisional report of May 28.

13,36,309 beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years received their first dose and 275 beneficiaries of the same age group received their second dose of COVID vaccine today. Cumulatively 1,66,47,122 across 37 States/UTs since the start of Phase-3 of the vaccination drive. Bihar, Delhi, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh have administered more than 10 lakh beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years for their first dose of COVID vaccine.

The total of 20,86,12,834 include 98,44,619 Healthcare Workers (HCWs) who have taken the 1st dose and 67,58,839 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 1,54,41,200 Frontline Workers (FLWs) (1st dose), 84,47,103 FLWs (2nd dose), 1,66,47,122 for 18-44 years of age group (1st dose) and 275 for 18-44 years of age group (2nd dose). 6,44,71,232 for over 45 years old to 60 years old (1st Dose), 1,03,37,925 for over 45 years old to 60 years old (2nd dose), 5,81,23,297 for above 60 years (1st Dose) and 1,85,41,222 for above 60 years (2nd Dose).

On Day-133 of the vaccination drive (28th May 2021), a total of 28,07,411 vaccine doses was given. 25,99,754 beneficiaries were vaccinated for 1st dose and 2,07,657 beneficiaries received 2nd dose of vaccine as per the provisional report.

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