According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 41,82,54,953 samples have been tested up to July 03 for Covid-19. Of these 18,38,490 samples were tested on Saturday.
India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 35 crore as per a report, the Union Health Ministry said.
According to the report, the total count was 35,12,21,306, it stated.
Over 35 crore doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered till now in the country, the Union Health Ministry said on Saturday. As the new phase of universalisation of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from June 21, more than 57.36 lakh vaccine doses were given in the country on Saturday, as per a provisional report up to 7:00 pm.
The ministry said 28,33,691 first vaccine doses and 3,29,889 second doses were given in the 18-44 years category on Saturday.
Cumulatively, 99,434,862 people in this age group across all states and union territories have received their first dose and 27,12,794 have received their second dose since the start of phase-3 of the vaccination drive, the report showed.