New Delhi, March 18, 2021.

The number of COVID tests conducted across the country has crossed 23 cr today. 23,03,13,163 have been conducted as on date.

The cumulative national Positivity Rate continues to remain less than 5.00%. It stands at 4.98% today.

India’s tests per day per million population are more than 140 and the daily positivity rate is 3.37%,  as of today.

On the other hand, India is fast approaching total vaccination coverage of 4 cr.

3,71,43,255 vaccine doses have been administered through 6,15,267 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today.

These include 75,68,844 HCWs (1st dose), 46,32,940 HCWs (2nd dose), 77,16,084 FLWs (1st dose) and 19,09,528 FLWs (2nd Dose), 24,57,179 beneficiaries aged more than 45 years with specific co-morbidities (1st Dose) and 1,28,58,680 beneficiaries aged more than 60 years.