Health Ministry's COVID brief; consistent decline in active cases across states after 2nd wave peak

India logs 91,702 fresh covid cases in a day. Lav Agarwal, Joint Heath Secretary, leads the Covid government briefing stating an over the decline in cases in the country. As per reports, a total of 78% decline in daily cases since the second wave peak has been observed since May 7th by the government. The active cases have dropped to 11.2 Lakh. An overall recovery rate is also nearly 95% now. According to the latest data, 19.85 crore people have received the vaccine’s 1st dose. Additionally, India is planning to widen the vaccine coverage and eliminate vaccine hesitancy in rural India. The Health Ministry brief was aimed at busting all myths in this covid crisis.