India keeps daily new cases of COVID-19 under 50,000 for 8th consecutive day
India’s present active caseload of 4,79,216 consists of just 5.44 per cent of India’s Total Positive Cases
For the eighth consecutive day, India has been able to keep the number of daily cases below 50,000. The active cases are hovering below 5 lakh as recoveries continue to surpass the daily reported cases.
According to the data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India, in the past 24 hours, India reported a total of 41,100 cases of COVID-19 while the recoveries stood at 42,156.
“Daily new cases last crossed the 50K threshold on 7th November. Apart from the successful dissemination of COVID appropriate behaviour among the varied population groups, this trend assumes wider significance as many countries in Europe and America continue to see a surge in their daily numbers,” the ministry said in a statement.
India reported a total of 50,356 cases on November 07 which came down to 45,903 on November 09. India saw the lowest during this period on November 10 when India reported a total of 38,073 cases in a single day.
In the past 24 hours, India reported 41,100 cases and 447 deaths with Delhi as the largest contributor.
The National Capital reported a total of 7,340 cases and 96 deaths in the past 24 hours followed by 6,357 cases and 26 deaths of Kerala. Maharashtra also reported a total of 4,237 cases and 105 deaths in the past 24 hours.
On the other hand, a total of 42,156 recoveries were reported in the past 24 hours taking the total number of recoveries to 82,05,728. With this, the recovery rate touched an all-time high of 93.09 per cent.
“The gap between Recovered cases and Active cases that is steadily increasing presently stands at 77,26,512,” the ministry said in a statement.
The highest number of recoveries were reported from Delhi with a total of 7,117 recoveries in the past 24 hours followed by 6,793 of Kerala and 4,479 of West Bengal.
Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh reported over 2,000 recoveries each while Haryana and Rajasthan each reported close to 2,000 recoveries each.
With this, India’s present active caseload of 4,79,216 consists of just 5.44 per cent of India’s Total Positive Cases.
India has reported a total of 88,14,579 cases of COVID-19 so far including 1,29,635 deaths.