Fifty percent of the people in the state have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine. This is what Nabanna demanded. Meanwhile, the rate of corona infection increased in the state on Saturday. The death toll has also increased.
According to the Health Department, 11.5 lakh vaccine doses have been given till 6 pm on Saturday. As a result, 50 per cent of people in West Bengal have received at least one dose of the corona vaccine. Altogether five crore corona doses have been given in the state. The state has given one crore doses in the last 16 days.
In the picture of that ‘example’, the corona infection has increased in the state on Saturday. According to the bulletin of the Health Department, 727 new corona cases have been reported in the state till 9 am. On Friday, the number was 619. Apart from this, there has also been a decrease in the number of sample tests in the state on Saturday as compared to Friday. In the last 24 hours, Kolkata (126) and North 24 Parganas (121) have topped in terms of district-wise transmission. In Howrah also 61 cases of corona and 59 cases were reported in Hooghly.
The death toll from Corona also increased in the state on Saturday. In the last 24 hours, 12 people have died in the state. Nine people died on Friday. At least three people have died in Kolkata in the last 24 hours. Two people each died in Darjeeling and North 24 Parganas. Kalimpong, Howrah, Hooghly, South 24 Parganas and Nadia have all died of corona. The total number of people who died of corona in the state is 16,641. Which is 1.19 in percentage terms.
Meanwhile, the number of active victims has shown hope. The number of daily attacks in Bengal fell below 7,000 on Saturday. The number of active victims has come down from 41 to 6.98 in the last 24 hours. 656 people were cured on Saturday. As a result, a total of 15,34,408 people lost to Corona. Which is 97.3%.