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India's Recoveries on a Steep Upward trend, cross 47.5 lakh

India PIB

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

10 States/UTs contribute 73% of new recovered cases

Posted On: 25 SEP 2020 4:16PM by PIB Delhi

On the day when India's has registered the highest number of tests in a single day with nearly 15 lakhs tests conducted in the last 24 hours, the trend of high recoveries continues unabated.

More than 47.5 lakh (47,56,164) patients have recovered so far. 81,177 patients recovered in the last 24 hours.

Recovered cases have exceeded active cases (9,70,116) by nearly 38 lakhs (37,86,048) today.

Spurred by this number of very high recoveries, the national Recovery Rate continues to follow a rising curve. It stands at 81.74% today.

73% of the new recovered cases have been reported from ten States/UTs, viz. Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha, Delhi, Kerala, West Bengal and Assam.

Maharashtra continues to lead with more than 17,000 new recoveries. Andhra Pradesh contributed more than 8,000 to the single day recoveries.


86,052 new confirmed cases have been reported in the last 24 hours in the country.

75% of the new cases are found to be concentrated in ten states/UTs. Maharashtra contributed more than 19,000 to the new cases. Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka both have contributed more than 7,000.


1,141 deaths have been registered in the past 24 hours. 83% of these are from 10 States/UTs.

40% of the new deaths reported yesterday are from Maharashtra with 459 deaths followed by Punjab and Uttar Pradesh with 76 and 67 deaths, respectively.




HFW/COVID States data/25September2020/3

(Release ID: 1659012)

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