In Bihar, a mega COVID vaccination drive will be launched today. Under this drive two lakh 50 thousand people will be administered vaccines. Covid vaccination coverage has crossed over three crore fifty five lakh mark in the state. Three crore 55 lakh 39 thousand 375 beneficiaries have been vaccinated in the state so far. Out of these, over two crore 96 lakh 13 thousand people received their first dose and 59 lakh 25 thousand their second dose.
Meanwhile, over seven lakh 15 thousand people have so far recovered from the Corona virus infection. The state recovery rate has risen to over 98 per cent while the test positivity rate has declined below one per cent. Thirty two out of 38 districts in the state including Buxar, Sasaram and Kishanganj did not register any new case.