News Desk, Tech for FTCP, New Delhi
Updated Wed, 16 Sep 2020 01:05 AM IST
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According to the data released by the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday morning, the number of infected patients had increased to 49,30,236 with 83,809 new patients in 24 hours. During this period, 80,776 people in the country had lost their lives with the death of 1,054 patients. According to data released late last night by states and union territories, a total of 50,05,963 people are infected in the country. Of these, 39,26,096 have become healthy. While 81,989 people have lost their lives.
India at the forefront of recovery
According to John Hopkins University in the US, which has collected Kovid-19 data from around the world, India leads in terms of people recovering from the epidemic, followed by Brazil and then the US. According to university data, India ranks second after the United States in terms of people affected by the infection, while it is third after the US and Brazil in terms of death toll.
Corona mortality is 1.64 percent
The Union Health Ministry on Friday said that the number of people free of infection has gone up to 38,59,399, with the national healthy rate rising to 78.28. According to the ministry, the death rate from Kovid-19 is 1.64 percent. The difference between cured patients and active patients is also increasing due to the high number of recoveries. This gap has now crossed 22 lakh. According to statistics, 9,90,061 patients are being treated in the country right now. This is 20.08 percent of the total cases.