India reports 282970 new Covid-19 cases


Posted on 19 January 2022


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According to the Health Ministry, India registered 2,82,970 new cases today, up 18% over yesterday's estimated 2.38 lakh daily cases. During the same time period, 441 people died as a result of Covid, bringing the total number of people who died in the country as a result of the virus to 487,202. The overall number of cases in the country since the outbreak began is now 3,79,01,241. There are 8,961 instances of the Omicron type in this group. The active caseload is presently 18,31,000 cases. Active cases now account for 4.83 percent of all infections, with the national COVID-19 recovery rate falling to 93.88 percent. On Tuesday, the country's total immunization coverage surpassed 158 crore doses.


Key Points

  • According to the Health Ministry, India registered 2,82,970 new cases today, up 18% over yesterday's estimated 2.38 lakh daily cases.

  • Active cases now account for 4.83 percent of all infections, with the national COVID-19 recovery rate falling to 93.88 percent.