Recovery rate inching closer to 60%

New Delhi, June 30, 2020: Collective and focussed efforts for containment and management of COVID-19 by Government of India along with the States/UTs have led to the recovery rate among COVID-19 patients fast approaching 60%.

As on date, there are 1,19,696 more recovered patients than COVID-19 active cases.

Also, while there are 2,15,125 active cases, all under active med-ical supervision, 3,34,821 patients have been cured/discharged.

This has resulted in the recovery rate amongst COVID-19 patients-further improving to 59.07%.

During the last 24 hours, a total of 13,099 COVID-19 patients have been cured.

The number of diagnostic labs is continuously increasing.
India now has 1049 diagnostic

labs dedicated to COVID-19. These include 761 labs in the gov-

ernment sector and 288 private labs.
The break-up is:
• Real-Time RT PCR based testing labs: 571 (Govt: 362 + Private: 209)

• TrueNat based testing labs : 393 (Govt: 367 + Private: 26)

• CBNAAT based testing labs : 85 (Govt: 32 + Private: 53)

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 test-ed, as on date, is 86,08,654.

The National Blood Transfusion Council under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued the Second Interim Guidance to Conduct Blood Transfusion Services safely in the COVID-19 pandemic which is available on their website

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