India reports 1.40 lakh new Covid-19 CasesJanuary 08, 2022 13:13
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A total number of 1,41,986 new cases of coronavirus are reported in the country yesterday and this is the highest daily tally in the recent times. The daily positivity rate is 9.28 percent. 40,895 people recovered from coronavirus in the last 24 hours and 285 people died in the past one day. The total death tally in the country is said to be 4,83,463. The total number of Indians who recovered from coronavirus are said to be 3,44,12,740 and there are 4,72,169 active cases of coronavirus currently. The total number of Omicron cases reported in India in total are 3071 and 1203 people recovered in India for now. The total number of vaccination doses administered in India are said to be 150.06 crores.
The active cases are at 1.34 percent of the total infections and the recovery rate decreased to 97.30 percent. The government of Karnataka imposed weekend curfew till January 19th. Delhi is expected to report more than 20,000 new cases of coronavirus today and the positivity rate reached all-time high. More than 2 crore youngsters aged between 15-18 years received their first vaccine dose after the drive started this year. All the Indian states reported high number of cases over these weeks. The Health Experts have been warning the people not to take the Omicron variant lightly. Several health workers and the doctors working in the country are getting tested positive for coronavirus.
By Siva Kumar