Daily Mail India
Daily Mail India

Coronavirus recovery rate rising, case fatality going down: Health Ministry


New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Monday mentioned that two particular developments had been observed within the Covid-19 state of affairs – whereas the recovery rate is rising on one hand, case fatality is going down on the opposite.

The ministry mentioned at the very least 4,835 Covid-19 sufferers had been cured within the final 24 hours, taking the overall variety of cured sufferers to 91,818.

“The recovery rate in the country is progressively increasing and has reached 48.19 per cent amongst Covid-19 patients. On May 18, it was 38.29 per cent, on May 3, it was 26.59 per cent and on April 15, it was 11.42 per cent,” it mentioned.

The Health Ministry additionally mentioned that presently there are 93,322 lively circumstances within the nation, that are underneath lively medical supervision.

The case fatality rate is 2.83 per cent. On May 18, it was 3.15 per cent, on May 3, it was 3.25 per cent and on April 15, it was 3.30 per cent.

“A steady decline can be seen in the case fatality rate in the country. The relatively low death rate is attributed to the continued focus on surveillance, timely case identification and clinical management of the cases,” the ministry mentioned.

It additionally mentioned that the testing capability elevated within the nation by way of a complete of 676 laboratories together with 472 authorities and 204 non-public laboratories.

“Cumulatively, 38,37,207 samples have been tested so far for Covid-19, whereas, 1,00,180 samples were tested on Sunday,” the Health Ministry said.

According to the info the ministry cited in its press assertion, the case fatality rate on the earth is 6.19 per cent. It is highest in France, at 19.35 per cent, adopted Belgium with 16.25 per cent, Italy with 14.33 per cent and the UK with 14.07 per cent.



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