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At 2.15% India's Covid-19 fatality rate lowest since first lockdown: Health ministry

IndiaTimes Saturday, 1 August 2020 ()
The country's total number of recoveries from Covid-19 has surged close to 11 lakh, while the case fatality rate has declined from 3.33 per cent in mid-June to 2.15 per cent, the lowest since lockdown was clamped in March, the Union health ministry said on Saturday.With 36,569 patients discharged in 24 hours, the total number of recoveries has jumped to 10,94,374 on Saturday and exceed active Covid-19 cases by 5,29,271.
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