India fights back COVID: decline in death rate witnessed; vaccine crunch continues

Amid the significant decline in the fresh COVID cases being reported daily, finally, the death rate has now come down. A sigh of relief comes in for people across the country, however, the crunch over vaccine continues. India yesterday recorded its lowest count of vaccine doses that were administered. While the Central government ensured the citizens of enough vaccine supply in all the states, Bharat Biotech has now come forward and stated that they will be able to manufacture as many as 200Mn additional vaccine doses. India yesterday recorded 2.5L fresh COVID cases as compared to the 3L mark which was being reported on a daily basis earlier. The number of active cases has also fallen down to 3.1Mn. Watch these special ground reports.