Coronavirus cases in India have been on a rise ever since the 1st case was reported in India on 30th January. Till now more than 70 thousand cases of coronavirus have been reported in India. Due to this pandemic entire country ha been put under the lockdown and only essential services have been allowed to function. Till now over 2,300 people have lost their lives and 23,000+ people have been successfully cured.
Health Ministry officials daily provide news briefing regarding coronavirus status with an appeal to citizens to come forward and report to healthcare facilities if they ar suffering from coronavirus or have symptoms to prevent the infection from spreading to their immediate family members, neighbours or others in the community.
What is Recovery rate?
Recovery rate is the percentage of the total no. of recover patients to the total no. of infected people. Recovery rate shows how many people are able to recover from the disease that has put almost the entire world under the lockdown
Recovery rate= (No. of recovered Patient/Total no. of cases)x 100
Recovery Rate in India
The recovery rate from the Covid-19 infection stands at encouraging 31.15%. Till now 20,917 people having recovered across the country so far. Union Health Ministry on Monday 11th May stated that A total number of 1,559 patients have recovered from the infectious disease in the last 24 hours. Kerala is managing a remarkable 94.22% of recovery rate, whereas states like Tamil Nadu (25.63 %), West Bengal (24.19%), Maharashtra (20.45%) and Punjab (8.95%) are lagging behind not just Kerala, but the national average.
Global Recovery Rate
Till now over 4.2 million cases of coronavirus have been reported in the world and out of these more than 1.5 million cases have recovered from the virus. The global recovery rate stands at 35.9%. The recovery rate of Spain is at 67%, Italy 48.4%, USA 18.9% and Russia 18.7%.