Coronavirus: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan Says In Population Of 1.35 Billion, India Has Only 0.1 Million COVID-19 Cases
In a country of 1.35 billion people, there are only 0.1 million cases of COVID-19, said Union Health and Family Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday.
"Today we have a mortality of 3 per cent only. In a country of 1.35 billion, there are only 0.1 million cases of COVID19," said Mr Vardhan in his address after taking charge as the chairman of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Executive Board.
"India faced COVID-19 in a proactive and pre-emptive way, with unmatched scale and determination. The recovery rate is above 40 and doubling rate is 13 days," he added.