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16,488 New Coronavirus Cases Reported:- The wave of new cases of coronavirus is slowly witnessing a rise. A total number of 16,488 new cases for coronavirus are reported in the country in the last 24 hours and the total tally of cases reached 1,10,79,979. The total number of recoveries in the country reached 1,07,63,451 as per the reports coming from the Union Health Ministry. The total number of active cases has seen a rise and reached 1.5 lakhs. 113 people passed away in India in the last 24 hours and the death tally reached 1,56,938. As per the reports from the Union Health Ministry, the total number of people who received the vaccination doses in the country reached 1,37,56,940.
The restrictions on the international passenger flights are extended till March 31st. Over 89 percent of the new coronavirus cases reported are from the seven states: Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Chhattisgarh. The recovery rate in the country reached 97.17 percent and the fatality rate is at 1.42 percent. The global tally of coronavirus cases is at 11.2 crores and 24.83 lakh people passed away in the world. As per the reports from the Indian Council of Medical Research, the total number of coronavirus tests conducted in the country yesterday are said to be 7,73,918 and the samples tested in India till date are said to be 21,54,35,383.