Covid-19 Update: India’s total recoveries nearly 50 times more than number of active cases
The gap between the total recovered cases and active cases has progressively grown to touch 1,00,03,330
In a new landmark, India’s total recovered Covid-19 cases are now nearly 50 times more than the active cases. The total recoveries so far are, in fact, over 1 crore more than the current number of active cases in the country.
The total number of recoveries has touched 1,02,11,342 while the active cases in the country stand at 2,08,012. The gap between the two has progressively grown to touch 1,00,03,330, shows the latest data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
With this, India’s Recovery Rate has touched 96.59 per cent.
In the last 24 hours, 14,457 recoveries have been registered in the country. The Health Ministry pointed out 71.70 percent of the new recovered cases are observed from seven States and Union Territories.
Kerala has reported the highest number of recoveries with 4,408 newly recovered cases in a single day. 2,342 people recovered in Maharashtra in the past 24 hours followed by 855 in Karnataka.
In the last 24 hours, the confirmed active cases stand at 13,788. 76.17 percent of the new cases are from six States and UTs.
Kerala continues to report the highest number of daily new cases at 5,005 followed by Maharashtra and Karnataka with 3,081 and 745 new cases, respectively.
Over 2.24 lakh priority group individuals have been vaccinated at the end of two days of India’s inoculation drive. Out of the beneficiaries, only 447 adverse events cases have been reported, 3 of them required hospitalization, with 2 being discharged already, the Union Ministry said on Sunday.
As India’s daily positive cases see a continuous slide, the daily fatalities due to COVID19 in the country have also seen a steady decline.
The country has recorded less than 150 fatalities (145) in the last 24 hours after approximately 8 months (7months 23 days).
Maharashtra has reported 50 deaths. Kerala also saw a fatality count of 21 while West Bengal reported 12 new deaths.