Covid-19: No deaths reported in 20 States, 16,577 new cases found

New Delhi: As many as 16,577 fresh Coroanvirus cases and 120 deaths were reported across the country in the last 24 hours. Also, 20 States and UTs have not reported any Covid-19 deaths in a span of 24 hours, Union Health Ministry said.

According to Union Health Ministry data released this morning, India’s Covid-19 active caseload was recorded at 1,55,986. “However, 21 states and UTs have less than 1,000 active cases,” it said.

Twenty states and UTs which have not reported any Covid-19 deaths in a span of 24 hours are Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Jammu and Kashmir, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, Assam, Ladakh, Tripura, Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Meanwhile, India’s cumulative Covid-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 1.34 crore. Till Friday 7 am, the vaccination coverage was 1,34,72,643 through 2,78,915 sessions, as per the provisional report.


NT Bureau