May 12, 2021

COVID-19: Active caseload in India drops to 4.28 lakh after 132 days

COVID-19: Active caseload in India drops to 4.28 lakh after 132 days

The daily new cases added to the country’s COVID numbers have been around 30K since the past three days. The number of daily new cases in the last 24 hours is 36,604. 43,062 cases recovered and discharged in the last 24 hours. The number of daily recovered cases has surpassed the daily new cases since the past five days.India’s COVID-19 active caseload has significantly dropped to 4.28 lakh, the lowest after 132 days and comprises just 4.51 per cent of the total coronavirus infections, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday. The total active cases were 4,26,167 on July 23.

There has been a sustained decrease in the number of active cases, the ministry said.

The daily new cases added to the country’s COVID numbers have been around 30,000 since the past three days.

The difference in New Recoveries outnumbering New Cases has also improved the Recovery Rate to 94.03% today.

The total recovered cases stand at 89,32,647. The gap between Recovered Cases and Active Cases, that is steadily increasing, has crossed 85L today and presently stands at 85,04,003.

78.35% of the new recovered cases are observed to be concentrated in 10 States/UTs.

Maharashtra has reported the maximum number of single day recoveries with 6,290 newly recovered cases. 6,151 people recovered in Kerala followed by 5,036 in Delhi.