Record 36,145 patients recover from Covid in a day: Health ministry
Sunday, 26 July 2020 As many as 36,145 patients have recuperated from Covid-19 in a span of 24 hours, the highest recorded in a day, pushing the recovery rate to 63.92%, the health ministry said on Sunday. The Covid-19 case fatality rate has further dropped to 2.31%, the ministry said. The Covid-19 case fatality rate has further dropped to 2.31%, the ministry said.
The number of coronavirus cases in India passed 14 lakh after a record spike of 49,931 fresh infections in the last 24 hours according to the Union Health Ministry. While 708 COVID-19 patients have died since yesterday, taking the total number of Covid-linked deaths to 32,771. Country's coronavirus...
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