India tested 11 lakh COVID samples in the last 24 hours
New Delhi, 24th Nov: According to All India Radio News, India tested nearly 11 lakhs COVID-19 samples in the last 24 hours and the cumulative testing figure has reached nearly 13 crore 37 lakh mark as of today.
The Central Government and ICMR have scaled up the testing infrastructure in a calibrated manner. India’s testing capacity has touched 15 lakh per day ensuring easily accessible COVID19 tests for all.
Reported that Health Ministry has very high levels of testing lead to early identification, prompt isolation and effective treatment of COVID-19 cases. It said, this also leads to low Fatality Rate in the country.
Starting from just one testing lab at National Institute of Virology, Pune, in January this year, the country today has two thousand 134 labs for testing COVID-19 samples which includes one thousand 166 government and 968 private labs.
93.76 percent recovery rate in the country improves
India has leaped across a significant milestone in its fight against COVID. With recovery of more than 86 lakh people so far, the national recovery rate has reached at 93.76 per cent. With an overall recovery of nearly 86 lakh 5 thousand patients, the recovered cases in the country stand at nearly 20 times the number of active cases.