Corona cases as of 28 Oct India, 16,156 new cases, 733 people died

New Delhi: In the last 24 hours, 16,156 people have been tested positive for corona cases in India and 733 people died during this period. The Union Health Ministry gave this information on Thursday. After the new death toll, the number of people who lost their lives due to this epidemic has increased to 4,56,386. With the recovery of 17,095 patients in the last 24 hours, the total number of recoveries has increased to 3,36,14,434. As a result, India's recovery rate stands at 98.20 per cent, which is currently at its highest peak since March 2020.

The active figure is 1,60,989, the lowest in 243 days. Active cases currently account for 0.47 per cent of the total number of positive cases in the country, which is the lowest since March 2020. Also, a total of 12,90,900 tests have been conducted across the country in the same period. India has done more than 60.44 crore corona tests so far.

Meanwhile, the weekly positivity rate has remained at 1.19 per cent for the last 34 days. 49,09,254 doses of vaccine have been given in the last 24 hours, taking India's COVID vaccination coverage to 104.04 crores as of Thursday morning. This has been achieved through 1,03,62,667 sessions.

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