Telangana continued to outnumber the fresh cases as the state registered 2,261 recoveries in the last 24 hours. With this, the recovery rate has now improved to 95.91 per cent.
The price of the vaccine has been fixed at a rate of Rs 1,145 per by the Centre. The Sputnik V doses have shown the highest effectiveness, which is 91.6 per cent, following Moderna and Pfizer shots.
In March 2021, health authorities from Norway reported cases of blood clots in people who had taken AstraZeneca vaccine, which had resulted in many countries choosing to temporarily halt vaccination.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had announced on Sunday that all activities, including the opening of restaurants with 50 per cent capacity, will be allowed from June 14.
Over 37.9 crore samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to June 13, 2021. Of these 14.92 lakh samples were tested on Sunday.
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday said that Mumbai will be put under level three restrictions in the coming week until the daily number of cases reduces to around 100-200.
According to government data, the total active caseload of the country as of today stands at 9,73,158. Around 3,74,305 people have succumbed to the virus while 2,81,62,947 people have been successful in fighting it.
ICMR invites Indian firms to develop a vaccine drone delivery model at ‘remote inaccessible’ areas in selected locations in India.
As India moves towards making COVID-19 vaccines more widely available to the public, it's allowing third-party apps to integrate with its server.
Even as the number of Covid cases has reduced several states have relaxed curbs imposed to contain the spread of Coronavirus.