NEW DELHI ;
INDIA has been recording a steady decline in the number of daily new deaths since October 1, 2020, while the national recovery rate is amongst the highest in the world, the Union Health Ministry said on Sunday. The recoveries have surged to 1,06,11,731 with 11,016 patients getting discharged in a span of 24 hours.
“India’s COVID-19 recovery rate of 97.31 per cent is amongst the highest in the world. The difference between the recovered and active cases has grown to 1,04,74,164 as on date. The Case Fatality Rate stands below 1.5 (1.43%),” the Ministry highlighted. Till date, the cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 in the country has surpassed 82 lakhs.