New Delhi: Collective and focused efforts for containment and management of COVID-19 by Government of India along with the States/UTs have led to the recovery rate among coronavirus patients fast approaching 60%.
As on date, there are 1,19,696 more recovered patients than coronavirus active cases.
Also, while there are 2,15,125 active cases, all under active medical supervision, 3,34,821 patients have been cured/discharged. This has resulted in the recovery rate amongst coronavirus patients further improving to 59.07%.
During the last 24 hours, a total of 13,099 coronavirus patients have been cured.
The number of diagnostic labs is continuously increasing. India now has 1049 diagnostic labs dedicated to coronavirus. These include 761 labs in the government sector and 288 private labs.
Testing is also being ramped up. As many as 2,10,292 samples have been tested in the last 24 hours. The total number of samples tested, as on date, is 86,08,654.