India’s COVID-19 Response better than other Western Countries; check here

In the UK, where the government has been criticised for a slow initial response, only the most serious cases are being tested. In total 1,231 people have died out of 19,758 confirmed cases, giving a death rate of 6.2 per cent.

Written by March 30, 2020 14:48

India reported its first Coronavirus case on January 30. In recent weeks, though, India has seen exponential growth in the number of cases. When compared to other western countries, COVID-19 cases are growing at around 30% while in India around 18% at this phase.

In India with the states reporting over 92 new cases, the total number of coronavirus cases in India has climbed to 1071. The novel COVID-19 has so far claimed 29 lives in the country.

Fresh deaths were reported from Maharashtra, Gujarat, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.

According to the Ministry of Health and Welfare, 100 coronavirus patients have recovered from the disease. At present, there are over 900 active COVID-19 cases in the country.

COVID-19 Case growth in India

The coronavirus COVID-19 has affected 199 countries around the world, the total tally of affected people easily passed 700,000 cases just 1 day after passing the 600,000-case mark, fueled by steep rises in Europe and the United States.

 

Meanwhile cases around the world reached 

Where as Coronavirus cases in the U.S. have swelled over 142,000 with deaths surging past 2,400.

In the UK, where the government has been criticised for a slow initial response, only the most serious cases are being tested. In total 1,231 people have died out of 19,758 confirmed cases, giving a death rate of 6.2 per cent.

Coronavirus Case Reported

The first case reportedly appeared in mid-November; in December, the Chinese government was still attributing hospitalizations to a peculiar form of pneumonia; through January and February, the outbreak began spreading around the world; and its epicenter is today firmly in Europe and the United States