Amid the continued COVID-19 pandemic, India is recording a day by day moderate of 20,000 circumstances of which 56 consistent with cent circumstances had been reported from Kerala ultimate week, stated Union Well being Ministry on Thursday.
Addressing a well being briefing, Joint Secretary of Union Well being Ministry Lav Agarwal stated, “On an average, 20,000 COVID-19 cases have been recorded daily. Of these, 56 per cent cases were reported from Kerala last week.”
He additionally knowledgeable that the total positivity fee of the rustic stood at 1.68 consistent with cent ultimate week.
“Overall positivity rate of the country was nearly at 1.68 per cent last week as compared to that of 5.86 per cent earlier,” he stated.
In the meantime, India recorded 22,431 new COVID-19 circumstances and 318 deaths within the ultimate 24 hours, the legitimate knowledgeable on Thursday.
Of those, 12,616 new circumstances and 134 deaths had been reported in Kerala within the ultimate 24 hours.
Lately, there are 2,44,198 energetic COVID-19 circumstances within the nation.
The cumulative caseload within the nation now stands at 3,38,94,312 whilst 4,49,856 folks have succumbed to the an infection up to now. With 24,602 recoveries within the ultimate 24 hours, the restoration tally of the rustic has long gone as much as 3,32,00,258. The restoration fee stands at 97.95 consistent with cent.