Number of patients recovered from Covid-19 reaches around 8.5 lakh mark
The Health and Family Welfare Ministry today said that a total of eight lakh 49 thousand 432 people have recovered in India so far. In the past 24 hours, 32 thousand 223 people have recovered from the disease.
The Health Ministry said, a total of 48 thousand 916 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported in the country within 24 hours taking the total number of cases to 13 lakh 36 thousand 861. Presently, the total number of active corona cases in the country is four lakh 56 thousand 71. In a single day, 757 deaths have been reported taking the nationwide toll to 31 thousand 358. However, the case fatality rate is continuously declining in the country and it reached 2.34 per cent.
In terms of recovery rate of COVID-19 cases, Delhi stands at the top with 86.40 per cent recovery rate followed by Ladakh, Haryana, Telangana, Assam and Gujarat. In these States and Union Territories the recovery rate is above 72 per cent. Sixteen states and Union Territories have better recovery rates than the national average of 63.53 per cent.