Almost 70,000 new cases reported in India where more than 55,000 people have died of the coronavirus.
India confirms 69,878 new infections – the fourth straight day above 60,000.
India’s Covid-19 caseload is now nearing the 3-million mark, and the country is now ranked third globally in number of infections. On the other side, fatality rate has been low compared to most other majorly affected countries, and recoveries are on a steady rise
As far as COVID19 numbers are concerned, our fatality rate (1.87%) is really low and we have the best recovery rate (75%) in the world. We have around 1500 testing labs now. It is a great achievement in itself: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan