India reported an increase of 2,689 active coronavirus cases to take its tally to 143,449. The country is twenty-seventh among the world’s worst affected countries in active cases. On July 15, it added 20,528 cases to bring its total number of cases to 43,750,599. And, with 49 new deaths, its Covid-19 toll reached 525,709, or 1.20% of total confirmed infections.
With an additional 2,559,840 doses of Covid-19 vaccine administered on July 16, the total number of vaccines in India has so far reached 1,999,889,097. The number of recovered coronavirus cases across India, meanwhile , reached 43,081,441 – or 98.47% of the total number of cases – with 17,790 new recovered cases reported on July 17.
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