90% Infected People in India Have Recovered From COVID-19: Health Ministry
New Delhi: In a welcome landmark, India's COVID-19 recovery rate on Sunday touched 90 per cent with 62,077 people having recovered and discharged in the past 24 hours. However, the country also recorded a spike of 50,129 cases and 578 deaths in the last 24 hours.
With this, the total COVID caseload reached 78,64,811 while the death toll touched 1,18,534. Presently, the number of active cases stand at 6,68,154 after a decrease of 12,526 in the last 24 hours, the data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare revealed.
The current number of active cases in the country comprises merely 8.50 per cent of the total positive count and the recoveries continue to rise, the data stated.
"They are 70,78,123 so far.