New Delhi: Altogether 94,612 recoveries have been registered in the past 24 hours in the country taking the total number of recoveries to 43,03,043 and the Recovery Rate to 79.68 per cent.
For two successive days, India has reported high recoveries of more than 94,000, an official release here said.
Sixty per cent of the new recovered cases are being reported from five States of Maharashtra, Karnataka,
Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. Maharashtra continues to lead with more than 23,000 new cases of recovered patients, though Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh both have contributed more than 10,000 to the single day recoveries.
As many as 92,605 new confirmed cases have been reported in the past 24 hours in the country. Of them, 52
per cent were concentrated in five states — the same States contributing maximum to the new recoveries.
Maharashtra contributed more than 20,000 (22.16 per cent) to the new cases. Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka
both have contributed more than 8,000.
A total of 1,133 deaths have been registered in the past 24 hours. Thirtyseven per cent of the deaths reported on Saturday were from Maharashtra with 425 deaths followed by Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh with 114 and 84 deaths, respectively.