Coronavirus live updates: India has vaccinated more than 224,301 people from the priority group who received their doses by the end of two days of the nationwide vaccination program against Covid-19. According to the health ministry, only 447 reported adverse events following immunization (AEFI). On Sunday, for the first time, active cases declined below 2 percent of the total cases reported in the country. According to the ministry, the country’s active caseload stood at 2,08,826, which is 1.98 percent of the total cases.
Meanwhile, India has registered 13,962 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 10,572,672. In the world, more than 95.4 million people have been infected by the virus. The country continues to be the second-most-affected nation by active cases, according to data from Worldometer.
The most affected states by total cases are Maharashtra (1,987,678), Karnataka (931,252), Andhra Pradesh (885,824), Kerala (842,843), and Tamil Nadu (830,183).
World coronavirus update: Coronavirus cases rise unabated around the world, with more than 95.4 million infected by the deadly contagion. While 531,144 have recovered, 2,039,083 have died. The US remains the worst-hit country with 24,480,982, followed by India, Brazil, Russia, and the United Kingdom.
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