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India on Tuesday registered its smallest increase in daily Covid-19 cases in nearly 18 months despite being in the middle of a busy festive season, a development that comes months after India’s devastating second wave of the pandemic and many others Shows the position of Asian countries. Saw a boom in the summer.

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On Tuesday, India recorded 7,579 new Covid-19 cases, According to The Indian health ministry has the country’s lowest daily count at 543 days.

The steady decline in Covid-19 cases comes just weeks after India celebrated several major Hindu festivals such as Diwali and Durga Puja, events that were expected to follow a spike in cases.

India so far administered Over 1.1 billion vaccine doses, with more than 80% of India’s adult population receiving at least one dose of the vaccine, which experts believe is one of the reasons for the decline in cases.

In addition to vaccination, government surveys have indicated that nearly 70% of India’s population may have gained some level of immunity from being infected with the coronavirus during the country’s devastating second wave earlier this year.

India’s sharp drop in COVID-19 cases, after a record summer spike, is seeing a trend in other Asia countries that were hit by major pandemic waves, including Japan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and many others.

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