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New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said that over 1,84,372 new Covid-19 cases and 1,027 deaths has been recorded...

The Centre has said that there is a need to exponentially increase tests in states, Union Territories that are reporting a spike in COVID-19 cases.

The Union Health Minister said that 430 districts in the country have not reported a single case of coronavirus in the last 28 days.

According to the health ministry, Maharashtra reported the highest daily new cases at 30,535 (65.03 percent), followed by Punjab

"India has proved under the leadership of PM Modi to be the leader in COVID-19 management." said Nadda after receiving the COVID-19 vaccination.

Since yesterday, we have had 50 lakh registrations on CoWIN for COVID19 vaccination, said RS Sharma, Chairman, Empowered Group on COVID vaccination.

A statement from the Union Health Ministry confirmed this development, saying vaccination will be done entirely through the Co-Win system and that the government facility within the Supreme Court precinct will be used.

Meanwhile, sitting and retired Supreme Court judges will also get Covid-19 vaccine shots from today. The judges’ families will also get the vaccine in accordance with the guidelines issued by the Central government.

The PMO statement also said Modi decided to take the shot early morning, without any special route restrictions so people are not inconvenienced.

With this, the total number of cases in the country has reached 1,08,92,746 including 1,36,571 active cases and 1,06,00,625 discharges.