Difference between number of recoveries, active COVID-19 cases now 1.31 lakh: Health Ministry

NEW DELHI: The total number of recoveries has fast outgrown the number of active COVID-19 cases, with the difference between the two being 1.32 lakh at present, the Union Health Ministry said on Thursday.

“Timely clinical management of COVID-19 cases has resulted in more than 10,000 daily recoveries. During the last 24 hours, a total of 11,881 COVID-19 patients have been cured, taking the cumulative figure to 3,59,859. This further takes the recovery rate to 59.52 per cent,” the Health Ministry said.

Currently, there are 2,26,947 active cases and all are under medical supervision. (AGENCIES)