With the recovery rate higher than the growth rate of COVID19 cases, J&K has an increasing percentage of recovered cases that nears 90 percent now. However, casualties continue to be a concern although their number has fallen drastically over the past two weeks, official data reveals.
In October, 23220 patients of COVID19 have recovered in J&K. In comparison, the number of new cases confirmed has been 14152, nearly 60 percent lower. The percentage of patients recovered, out of the total confirmed has reached 89.4, as per official statistics. The growing recovery rate is a reflection of the slow rise in new cases, health officials said.