There is a steady decline in the number of new cases of corona virus in the country. In the last 24 hours, 25,467 cases of corona have been reported. With this, the number of infected in the country has increased to more than 3 crore 24 lakh 74 thousand. At the same time, the number of patients under treatment has come down to 3 lakh 19 thousand. The lowest number of patients under treatment has been recorded in the country after about 161 days.
According to the data released by the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday, 354 people have died due to corona infection in 24 hours in the country. After this the death toll has increased to 4 lakh 35 thousand 110. In the last 24 hours, the number of patients under treatment has come down by more than 39 thousand. The national rate of recovery of patients has increased to 97.68 percent. So far, a total of 3 crore 17 lakh 20 thousand 112 people have become free from corona infection in the country.
A total of more than 50 crore samples have been tested for Kovid-19 in the country so far. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that on Monday 23 August, 16 lakh 47 thousand 526 samples were tested for Kovid-19, including 50 crore 93 lakh 91 thousand 792 corona tests have been done in the country so far. A total of 58.89 crore doses of anti-coronavirus vaccines have been given in the country so far. Out of this, 63 lakh 85 thousand 298 doses have been given in the last 24 hours.