NEW DELHI: The recovery rate among COVID-19 patients has reached 78.28 per cent.
In all, 79,292 COVID patients recovered and were discharged from the hospitals during the last 24 hours.
Health Ministry said, the total number of recoveries has reached 38,59,399.
It said, the constant increase in recoveries ensured that the actual caseload of the country is reduced and currently comprises only 20.08 per cent of the total positive cases.
Effective implementation of ‘Test,Track and Treat’ approach has led to higher recoveries and lower fatality. Currently, India’s Case Fatality Rate is at 1.64 per cent.
The total number of positive cases has now reached 49, 30,236.
Presently, the total number of active cases in the country is 9,90,061.
In the last 24 hours, 1,054 deaths have been reported taking the toll to 80,776.
In the last 24 hours, 10,72,845 tests were conducted.
So far over 5.83 crore tests have been conducted across the country.