India sees fall in COVID-19 cases, deaths over past few months

NEW DELHI (Xinhua) – India’s COVID-19 fatality rate reached its lowest since March 22 at 1.5 per cent, as 480 deaths were registered across the country between Sunday and yesterday mornings, according to the federal health ministry.

In the meantime, the number of COVID-19 recoveries has also been on the rise, which is standing at 90.23 per cent in the country.

India continues to report a trend of steadily decrease of active cases. Presently the active cases comprise 8.26 per cent of the total positive cases of the country, standing at 653,717. This is the lowest since August 13 when the active cases were 653,622.