PIB’S Bulletin on COVID-19

  • 189.23 cr vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive
  • India’s Active caseload currently stands at 19,500
  • Active cases stand at 0.05%
  • Recovery Rate currently at 98.74%
  • 2,723 recoveries in the last 24 hours increases Total Recoveries to
  • 4,25,38,976
  • 3,157 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours
  • Daily positivity rate (1.07%)
  • Weekly Positivity Rate (0.70%)
  • 83.82 cr Total Tests conducted so far; 2,95,588 tests conducted in the last 24 hours

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Ministry of Information & Broadcasting

Government of India






India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 189.23 Cr

Over 2.91 Cr 1st dose vaccines administered for age group 12-14 years

India’s Active caseload currently stands at 19,500

3,157 new cases reported in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently stands at 98.74%

Weekly Positivity Rate is presently at 0.70%

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 189.23 Cr (1,89,23,98,347) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,33,82,216 sessions.

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 2.91 Cr (2,91,84,303) adolescents have been administered with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Similarly, the COVID-19 precaution dose administration for age group 18-59 years also started from 10th April, 2022 onwards.

The break-up of the cumulative figure as per the provisional report till 7 am today include:

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage
HCWs 1st Dose 10405286
2nd Dose 10018279
Precaution Dose 4826907
FLWs 1st Dose 18416017
2nd Dose 17542655
Precaution Dose 7676240
Age Group 12-14 years 1st Dose 29184303
2nd Dose 7473238
Age Group 15-18 years 1st Dose 58504051
2nd Dose 42470455
Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 555807763
2nd Dose 478970571
Precaution Dose 182461
Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 202939505
2nd Dose 188174408
Precaution Dose 597957
Over 60 years 1st Dose 126879158
2nd Dose 117242958
Precaution Dose 15086135
Precaution Dose 2,83,69,700
Total 1,89,23,98,347


India’s Active Caseload currently stands at 19,500. Active cases now constitute 0.05% of the country’s total Positive Cases.


Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.74%. 2,723 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,25,38,976.


3,157 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours


The last 24 hours saw a total of 2,95,588 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 83.82 Cr (83,82,08,698) cumulative tests.

Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 0.70% and the Daily Positivity rate is also reported to be 1.07%.



Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Availability in States/UTs

More than 193.30 Crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs

More than 19.12 Crore balance and unutilized vaccine doses still available with States/UTs

The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country. The nationwide COVID 19 vaccination started on 16th January 2021. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st June 2021. The vaccination drive has been ramped up through availability of more vaccines, advance visibility of vaccine availability to States and UTs for enabling better planning by them, and streamlining the vaccine supply chain.

As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, Government of India has been supporting the States and UTs by providing them COVID Vaccines free of cost. In the new phase of the universalization of the COVID19 vaccination drive, the Union Government will procure and supply (free of cost) 75% of the vaccines being produced by the vaccine manufacturers in the country to States and UTs.



(As on 2nd May 2022)











More than 193.30 crore (1,93,30,57,565) vaccine doses have been provided to States/UTs so far through Govt. of India (free of cost channel) and through direct state procurement category.

More than 19.12 Cr (19,12,79,635) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs to be administered.



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