With Over 16 Lakh Discharges, India’s COVID-19 Recovery Rate at 70%
GUWAHATI: India's COVID-19 recovery rate has crossed the 70 percent mark despite over 60,000 cases being reported in the last 24 hours.
As per the latest figures issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, there have been 60,963 new COVID-19 cases that have come to light in the last 24 hours while the death toll has risen by 834.
This has taken India's overall case tally to 23,29,639 cases.
Out of these, 16,39,600 people have recovered after contracting the virus, taking the recovery rate to 70.37 percent.
While 6,43,948 people still find themselves positive, India's coronavirus death toll has notched up to 46,000.
It should be mentioned that India is the third worst-hit country by the COVID-19 pandemic after the United States and Brazil.
Maharashtra has reported the highest number of cases, followed by Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal.
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