DATA STORY: India’s active Covid cases see net reduction of 984 to 453,956

India conducted 1,283,449 coronavirus tests on Saturday, taking the total number of tests conducted in the country to 139,503,803. The positivity rate recorded was 3.3%

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After a daily net addition to the calculation of active coronavirus cases for three days, India has now reported reductions for consecutive days. After a 615 drop on Saturday, the country’s number of active cases reached 453,956, with another net decrease of 984 on Sunday. Overall, India added 418,10 cases to take its tally to 9,392,919.
The national capital Delhi is witness to the third wave of infection, which reported an increase of 4,998 cases and 89 more deaths in the last 24 hours. Its tally is now 561,742, and the death toll is 8,998.
With 42,298 newly cured cases a day, India’s recovered cases have reached 8,802,267 (93.71 per cent of all confirmed cases so far), while its Kovid-19 death toll is 136,696 (1.69 per cent of all confirmed cases). ), Including 496 deaths. Reported on Sunday.
Now the seventh most affected country by active cases, third with fatal cases and second in total cases, India has added 297,113 cases in the last seven days. Here are the highlights of the coronovirus data released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare,MoHFW) Sunday (November 29, 2020):
  • India’s coronovirus cases rose to 9,392,919 from 9,351,109 on Saturday – a 0.4% increase, with a daily increase of 41,810 in total cases. The death toll has risen to 136,696 with 496 deaths a day. The seventh most affected country in active cases, the third fatal and second in total cases, India has added 297,113 cases in the last 7 days.
  • India now accounts for 2.53% (one in every 40 active cases) of all active cases globally, and 9.37% (one in every 11 deaths) of all deaths.
  • Back from here, the last 1 million cases for India have come in 24 days.
  • On Saturday, a net drop of 984 was seen in the count of active cases across India compared to 615 on Saturday. The states that have made the biggest jump in active cases are Maharashtra (1940), Kerala (950), Rajasthan (568), Himachal Pradesh (369) and Madhya Pradesh (304).
  • With 42298 new daily recoveries, India’s recovery rate has improved to 93.71%; The death rate remains unchanged at 1.46%.
  • With Indian states and union territories Currently the worst case rates are Punjab (3.16%), Maharashtra (2.59%), and Gujarat (2.15%). The rate over 13 is higher than the national average.
  • India’s new daily closed cases stand at 42794 – 496 deaths and 42,298 recoveries. The share of deaths in total closed cases is 1.16%.
  • India’s 5-day moving average daily rate is 0.5% in addition to total cases.
  • India’s doubling time for total cases is 155.4 days and 190.7 days for deaths.
  • Overall, the five states with the largest 24-hour jump in total cases are Kerala (6250), Maharashtra (5965), Delhi (4998), West Bengal (3459), and Rajasthan (2765).
  • Among the states with more than 25,000 cases, the five states with the worst recovery rates at present are Himachal Pradesh (76.40%), Rajasthan (88.19%), Kerala (88.69%), Chhattisgarh (89.86%), and Haryana (90.64%).
  • India conducted 1,283,449 coronavirus tests on Saturday, taking the total number of tests conducted in the country to 139,503,803. The test’s positivity rate was recorded at 3.3%.
  • The five states with the highest test positivity rate (TPR) – the percentage of people who are positive for Kovid-19 infection (by cumulative data for trials and cases) – are Maharashtra (16.92%), Goa (13.81%), Chandigarh (12.25 %), Nagaland (9.89%), and Kerala (9.61%).
  • The five states with the highest TPR on daily basis for trials and cases are Sikkim (21.15%), Himachal Pradesh (12.15%), Kerala (9.77%), Nagaland (8.39%), and Goa (7.86%).
  • Among the states and union territories with a population of more than 10 million, the five most tested (per million population) are Delhi (311558), J & K (224924), Andhra Pradesh (190774), Kerala (177786), and Karnataka. (165,885).
  • The five most affected states in total cases are Maharashtra (1814515), Karnataka (882608), Andhra Pradesh (867063), Tamil Nadu (779046), and Kerala (593957).
  • Maharashtra, the most affected state, reported a net increase of 5,965 cases. The state has added 56,995 cases in the last 10 days.
  • The second most affected state, Karnataka, has recorded 1,522 cases, taking its tally to 882,608.
  • Andhra Pradesh, which stood at the third place in total cases, added 625 cases to 867,063.
  • Kerala has added 6,250 cases to take its tally to 593,957.
  • Tamil Nadu has seen its rally from 1,430 to 779,046.
  • Uttar Pradesh has added 2,152 cases to take its tally to 539,899.
  • Delhi has added 4,998 cases to take its tally to 561,742.

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First Published: Sun, 29 November 2020. 17:42 IST

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