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- More than 65 lakh people have been cured in the country so far, 7.96 lakh patients are undergoing treatment
- So far 1.12 lakh patients have died due to infection
The number of corona patients in the country crossed 74 lakh on Friday. So far 74 lakh 20 thousand 529 people have been found infected. It is a matter of relief that 65 lakh 9 thousand 841 people have been cured. So far 1 lakh 12 thousand 914 patients have died due to infection.
There is comforting news among the increasing cases of infection. There is a steady decline in active cases. Active case means patients who are currently being treated. The number of such patients has decreased by more than 1.39 lakh in the last 15 days. There were 9.42 lakh active cases on October 1, which has now reduced to 7.96 lakh. Every day around 8 thousand cases are getting reduced. If the same rate remains, by October 31, 6.75 lakh patients will remain in the country. These figures are taken from covid19india.org.
Health Minister holds meeting with DST, CSIR scientists
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan held a meeting with scientists of the Department of Science and Technology and CSIR on Friday. In this he appreciated the scientists. Told that three vaccines are currently in operation in the country. One phase-3 is in trial process, while the other two are in phase-2. He described the coming two and a half months as very difficult for the country. Said, “Festive season and increased risk of cold infection have increased. In such a situation, we all have to make efforts and make people aware of it.
Peak came 30 days, then 98 thousand cases had come, now the figure is 60 thousand
Corona has weakened in the country. Cases are coming down and more patients are recovering. In the past one month, there has been a decrease of about 30% in the daily case. On 16 September, the peak of the new case came. 97 thousand 860 cases came that day. Now this figure is below 70 thousand for the last five days. On Thursday, 60 thousand 419 people were found infected. 68 thousand 202 people were recovered and 835 patients died.
State of five states
1. Madhya Pradesh
On Friday, 1352 people were found infected in the state and 1556 people recovered and went home. 25 patients succumbed during treatment. So far, 1 lakh 57 thousand 936 people have become corona positive. Of these, 13 thousand 928 patients are currently being treated, while 1 lakh 41 thousand 273 people have been cured. So far 2735 patients have died due to infection. The number of testing has also increased to 2.53 million.
On Thursday, 2039 were found infected in the state. 2149 patients recovered and 14 died. So far, 1 lakh 67 thousand 279 corona patients have been confirmed. Out of these, 1 lakh 43 thousand 984 have been cured, while 21 thousand 587 are under treatment. 1708 infected have died so far.
On Thursday, 1276 people were found infected in the state, 804 people recovered and five patients died. With this, the figure of corona patients has crossed two lakh. So far 2 lakh 825 people have been found infected. Out of these, 1 lakh 88 thousand 802 people have been cured. Currently 11 thousand 50 are under treatment and 972 infected have died.
On Friday, 11 thousand 447 new cases were found in the state and 13 thousand 885 people were recovered. 306 patients died. So far, 79.9 lakh people have been screened. 15 lakh 76 thousand 62 people were found infected. 13 lakh 44 thousand 368 people have been cured among these infected, while 1 lakh 89 thousand 715 patients are still being treated. 41 thousand 502 people have lost their lives due to infection.
5. Uttar Pradesh
On Thursday, 1.5 lakh people were screened in the state. Of these 2672 people reported positive. So far, 4 lakh 47 thousand 383 people have been found infected. Of these, 36 thousand 295 patients are being treated, while 4 lakh 4 thousand 545 people have been cured. 6543 people have died due to Corona.