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12 APR 2022 5:48PM by PIB Delhi

  • 185.90 cr vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive
  • India’s Active caseload currently stands at 10,889
  • Active cases stand at 0.03%
  • Recovery Rate currently at 98.76%
  • 946 recoveries in the last 24 hours increases Total Recoveries to


  • 796 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours
  • Daily positivity rate (0.20%)
  • Weekly Positivity Rate (0.24%)
  • 79.45 cr Total Tests conducted so far; 4,06,251 tests conducted in the last 24 hours

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COVID 19 Updates as on 12th April 2022


India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 185.90 Cr

Over 2.27 Cr vaccine doses administered for age group 12-14 years

India’s Active caseload currently stands at 10,889

796 new cases reported in the last 24 hours

Recovery Rate currently stands at 98.76%

Weekly Positivity Rate is presently at 0.24%

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 185.90 Cr (1,85,90,68,616) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,25,28,350 sessions.

COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March, 2022. So far, more than 2.27 Cr (2,27,48,406) 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. 27,401 precaution doses have been administered so far.

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


Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage


1st Dose


2nd Dose


Precaution Dose



1st Dose


2nd Dose


Precaution Dose


Age Group 12-14 years

1st Dose


Age Group 15-18 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose


Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose


Precaution Dose


Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose


Precaution Dose


Over 60 years

1st Dose


2nd Dose


Precaution Dose


Precaution Dose






Following a continuous downward trend, India’s Active Caseload declines to today 10,889 Active cases now constitute 0.03% of the country’s total Positive Cases.



Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.76%. 946 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours and the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) is now at 4,25,04,329.

796 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.


The last 24 hours saw a total of 4,06,251 COVID-19 tests being conducted. India has so far conducted over 79.45 Cr (79,45,25,202) cumulative tests.

There has been a sustained fall in the weekly Positivity Rate too. Weekly Positivity Rate in the country currently stands at 0.24% and the Daily Positivity rate is also reported to be 0.20%.

Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Availability in States/UTs

More than 190.18 Crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs

More than 19.18 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 12th April 2022)











More than 190.18 crore (1,90,18,53,215) 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 19.18 Cr (19,18,82,756) balance and unutilized COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs to be administered.


Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya chairs a review meeting with key experts and officials on new XE-variant of COVID-19

Directs officials to boost ongoing monitoring and surveillance of new variants and cases


Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare today chaired a meeting with the key experts and officials of the country on the new ‘XE variant’ of COVID-19. While reviewing the cases of COVID-19 in the country, he directed the officials to boost ongoing monitoring and surveillance of new variants and cases.

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