The coronavirus growth rate in India is declining consistently. The growth of Active cases in last 5 days is 6.6% - so doubling every 11 days. (Photo Courtesy: Johns Hopkins, Posted by Shamika Ravi on Twitter)
The coronavirus growth rate in India is declining consistently. The growth of active coronavirus cases in the country in the last 5 days is 6.6% down from the previous 8 per cent, according to the numbers updated by Johns Hopkins CSSE data update for India.
The complete lockdown beginning from March 21 and now extended until May 3 seems to have worked as total active cases which doubled every 8 days until a few days back was now doubling every 11 days.
Another data provided by ICMR, Delhi shows 4.4% of people so far tested have tested positive for coronavirus.
The data was shared by professor Shamika Ravi a senior fellow at Brookings Institute and former member of PM's Economic Advisory Council.