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India tops worst-hit countries with ‘no community transmission’

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 7 July 2020
India is in the company of Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Kuwait, as countries that maintain they have not reached the community transmission stage despite having over 50,000 cases of Covid-19 and averaging more than a thousand new cases a day over the last seven days. Of these, India has by far the highest growth rate of cases, adding on average nearly 22,000 a day at a rate of 3.5%.
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The Union Health Minister, Harsh Vardhan on July 10 stated that recovery rate among COVID-19 patients stands at about 63% and mortality rate is just 2.72% in the country right now. “Around 2.7 lakh tests are being done daily. Despite being such a large country, we've not reached the community...

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