In charts | India’s COVID-19 case count, state-wise trends, vaccination data, and other key details
India reported 23,529 COVID-19 new cases, according to the September 30 update. Active infections down at 2.77 lakh mark; Over 65 lakh vaccine doses administered on Wednesday, with more than 88.34 crore doses administered till date.
September 30, 2021 / 11:01 AM IST
India’s COVID-19 case tally has breached 3.37 crore with 23,529 new cases reported, as per the health ministry’s September 30 update. As many as 311 new deaths were reported in the last 24 hours with 28,718 new recoveries in the same period, the latest release showed.
Active covid cases in the country dropped by 5,000 to 277,020 in 24 hours, as per the September 30 update. Active cases dropped for the fourth consecutive day and was the lowest in 195 days. Kerala and Maharashtra accounted for nearly 67 percent of active cases in the country.
More than 88.34 crore vaccinations have been administered across India, according to the September 30 update, with 65,34,306 new vaccination doses administered on Wednesday.
Of the total vaccinations administered to date, 73 percent are recipients of their first dose while 27 percent have received the second dose. Among states, Uttar Pradesh administered the most (cumulative) vaccine doses at 10.59 crore, followed by Maharashtra at 8.10 crore and Madhya Pradesh at 6.30 crore.
Globally, more than 23.40 crore COVID-19 cases have been recorded to date with over 47.88 lakh deaths. Active cases across the world at 1.83 crore as on date, with the US accounting for the most (53.6 percent); India (1.5 percent).