Currently India is on the 3rd number in the top nations list with covid-19 cases. India’s corona count has now surpassed 1 million in numbers. More than 25,500 have succumbed to covid.
India is hoping that things will soon turn around. Vaccine candidates are showing promising results and new treatments are helping patients recover faster.
We can see low mortality rates, fast recoveries, increase in number of testing with boost in health infrastructure.
Maharastra, Delhi, Tamil Nadu are the worst hit states by Covid-19
only 2 states Maharastra and Tamil Nadu, constitute 48.1% of the countries total active cacseload according to the Union Health Ministry.
Starting mid-June, when India crossed the five hundred mark within the recovery rate, there has been a gentle increase within the number of recovered patients. the speed is currently 63.25%.
“The actual caseload of covid-19 patients within the country is merely 331,146. They contribute a touch quite one-third (34%) of total cases detected thus far . the particular caseload of covid-19 has remained limited and manageable within the country,” the Union health ministry said during a statement on Thursday.
The health ministry said that the national covid-19 deathrate is 2.6% and falling. Deaths per million population in India is additionally among rock bottom within the world.
“We have managed to stay the case fatality ratio low, ramped up testing successfully, especially through the utilization of rapid tests, technology use with telemedicine, put two Indian made vaccine in clinical trials and have become self-sufficient in PPEs (protective gear) and masks,” said Lalit Kant, a scientist and former head of epidemiology and communicable diseases at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
The government claims containment measures, including house-to-house surveys, perimeter control activities, contact tracing and surveillance of containment zones, aggressive testing and timely diagnosis and effective clinical management of the moderate and severe cases have substantially increased chances of recovery.