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India's COVID-19 Case Fatality Rate drops to 2.28%, amongst lowest in the world

DNA Monday, 27 July 2020 ()
The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed that with effective Containment Strategy, aggressive testing, and standardized clinical management protocols, they have been able to control the death rates caused by the coronavirus.
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