Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan has pointed out that India’s COVID-19 mortality rate, at 3.2 per cent, is the lowest in the world. The minister further said that over 10,000 coronavirus patients have been discharged from hospitals, adding many more, who are still admitted in hospitals, are on the road to recovery.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan on COVID-19:
1. “Our mortality rate of 3.2 per cent is the lowest in the world,” Dr. Harsh Vardhan said.
2. The health minister said that the doubling rate of Covid-19 cases in the country is around 12 days today as compared to 10.5 days in the last 14 days.
3. “Today more than 10,000 COVID-19 patients have been discharged. Those still admitted at hospitals are on the road to recovery. If in last 14 days doubling rate was 10.5 days, then today it is around 12 days,” the Minister said on Sunday.