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Uttarakhand Ranks 2nd in COVID-19 Recovery Rate

According to data released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Uttarakhand ranks second among state and union territories of the country in terms of recovery rate from COVID-19 infection. Uttarakhand's 80.85% recovery rate ranks only second to Ladakh with a recovery rate of 86.73% against the national recovery rate on 62.42%. A total of forty six lives have been lost in the state to COVID-19.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 02:54 PM / by Kritika Tewari

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