It added that eight states account for 60 per cent of the total doses given so far in the country.
We accelerate vaccination. The centre will vaccinate around 10,000 people per week, Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Tuesday during a visit to Stade de France, which hosted the World Cup final in...
The UK government said it has ordered 17 million doses of the vaccine, with the first doses being received this week and administered at Carmarthen's Glangwili Hospital in west Wales from Wednesday.
At a press conference, NITI Aayog Member (Health) Dr V K Paul said the pandemic situation in the country worsened with a sharp rise in cases and a large part of the population is still susceptible to...
The report further said high-frequency data indicates that India is on the path to become better and stronger.
These eight states are Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Madhya Pradesh.
The country has been recording an unabated spike in cases from over three weeks.
The single-day rise in cases is the highest recorded since October 11, 2020, while the death toll increased to 1,62,927 with 459 daily new fatalities, the highest in around 116 days, the data updated...
The country had recorded 355 deaths on December 17.
The four states -- Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka and Chhattisgarh -- cumulatively account for 80.17 per cent of the total active cases in the country.