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The photo is from Delhi. Here the makeup artist is dressed in a PPE kit for the actors to stage Ramleela. So far, over 3.40 lakh people have been infected in Delhi.
- So far, over 1.16 lakh people have lost their lives in the country, 7.15 lakh patients are undergoing treatment
- ICMR gives green signal to IIT Kharagpur’s Koviderap Testing Kit, will get the result in an hour’s cost of Rs 500
So far, 77 lakh 5 thousand 158 people have been infected in the country. It is a matter of relief that the figure of those who have been cured has crossed 68 lakhs. 68 lakh 71 thousand 895 people have been cured. Currently 7 lakh 15 thousand 509 patients are under treatment, while 1 lakh 16 thousand 653 people have died.
Looking at the statistics, more than 85% of the people in the top-5 infected states of the country have been cured. Highest 95.09% in Andhra Pradesh, 93.15% in Tamil Nadu and 91.91% in Uttar Pradesh have been recovered. 86.50% in Maharashtra and 85.25% in Karnataka have been cured so far. The country’s average recovery rate is 88.82%.
IIT Kharagpur testing kit approved
ICMR has approved the Kovidrap test kit prepared by IIT Kharagpur. It costs Rs 500. This kit will give results in one hour. IIT Kharagpur director Professor V.K. “This is arguably one of the most important contributions in the history of medical science, especially in the field of virology. It is also set to replace a large-scale RT-PCR-based test,” Tiwari said.
For the third consecutive day, the number of active cases was less than 7.5 lakhs.
It is good for all of us that new cases of infection are decreasing. Active cases (patients who are undergoing treatment) have also started decreasing rapidly. In the month and a half, the number of active patients decreased by more than 2 lakhs. The number of active cases remained less than 7.5 lakh for the third consecutive day. According to the Union Health Ministry, 64% of active cases in the country are in only 6 states. 50% of these are in Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala. The rest are in other states.
Active cases are continuously decreasing
State of five states
1. Madhya Pradesh
In the last 24 hours, 1118 new patients were found in the state and 1222 people were recovered. 17 infected died. So far 1 lakh 63 thousand 296 people have become corona positive. Of these, 12 thousand 386 patients are being treated, while 1 lakh 48 thousand 82 people have been cured. 2828 patients have died due to infection.
The state received 1810 cases on Wednesday, 2865 people recovered and 14 patients died. So far, 1 lakh 78 thousand 933 people have been found infected in the state. Of these, 19 thousand 185 patients are still being treated, while 1 lakh 57 thousand 960 people have been cured. 1788 infected have lost their lives so far.
On Wednesday, 1277 new patients were found in the state and 1319 people were cured. 8 infected were killed. The number of patients has now increased to 2 lakh 8 thousand 238. Of these, 11 thousand 10 patients are being treated, while 1 lakh 96 thousand 208 people have been cured. So far 1019 infected have died due to infection.
The number of people who lost their lives due to infection in the state has increased to 24 lakh 633. In the last 24 hours, 180 patients died. 8142 new cases were found and 23 thousand 371 people were recovered. So far, 16 lakh 17 thousand 658 people have been found infected. Among them, 1 lakh 58 thousand 852 patients are being treated, while 14 lakh 15 thousand 679 people have been cured.
5. Uttar Pradesh
The figure of corona patients in the state has been 4 lakh 61 thousand 475 people. Within the last 24 hours, 2321 new cases were found and 3332 people recovered. 41 patients died. So far, 4 lakh 25 thousand 356 people have been recovered from the infection. Currently, 29 thousand 364 patients are under treatment. 6755 patients have died.