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DATA STORY: 97.33% of all Covid cases in India have now recovered

With 276,943 more vaccine shots being administered on Tuesday, the total number of people inoculated in India has reached 8,999,230 - that is 82.28% of its total caseload, and 0.6481% of population

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Business Standard New Delhi
India on Wednesday reported a net reduction of 323 to take its count of active coronavirus cases to 136,549. This is 86.58 per cent lower than the September 18 peak of 1,017,754. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases now stands at 0.60 per cent (one in 167). The country is 16th among the most affected countries by active cases. India added 11,610 cases to take its total caseload to 10,937,320. And, with 100 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 155,913, or 1.43 per cent of total confirmed infections.
With 276,943 more vaccinations across India on Tuesday, the

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First Published: Feb 17 2021 | 4:15 PM IST

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