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DATA STORY: Delhi sees worst spike; Punjab has worst fatality rate among states

With 58439 new daily recoveries, India's recovery rate has improved to 90.85%; the fatality rate remains unchanged at 1.50%

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Business Standard New Delhi
Even as India has been showing signs of flattening the curve lately, Delhi seems to be seeing a fresh surge in coronavirus infections. On Wednesday, the national capital reported a single-day spike of 4,853 in total cases, its worst so far. The country overall added 43,893 cases, taking its tally to 7,990,322.
With a net decline of 15,054, the country’s total count of active cases reduced to 610,803, the lowest level since August 7 and 40 per cent lower than the September 18 peak of 1,017,754. The 58,439 additional cured cases reported on Wednesday took the number of recovered

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First Published: Oct 28 2020 | 10:55 AM IST

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