Positivity Rate(Search results - 9)
India26, Oct 2020, 9:42 AM
Karnataka: COVID-19 positivity rate drops to 4.41%
As on October 25, more people recovered from COVID-19 than those who fell ill for 11 consecutive days in Karnataka. While 4439 people contracted the infection, 10,106 people recovered from the infection across the state on Sunday.
India24, Oct 2020, 8:56 AM
Karnataka: Recoveries rise, COVID-19 positive cases drop for nine consecutive days
Karnataka seems to be fighting COVID-19 well as the positivity rate is lowering each day. On Friday, the recoveries rose to 6,93,584 with 8,749 discharged from hospitals and 5,356 others tested positive for COVID-19.
India23, Oct 2020, 10:14 AM
Karnataka: Pooling of COVID-19 samples allowed in districts with less than 5% positivity rate
The Commissionerate of Health and Family Welfare services in Karnataka has allowed the pooling of COVID-19 samples in districts with less than 5% test positivity rate in the state. Meanwhile, in Bengaluru Urban the BBMP zones will be taken into consideration.
India19, Oct 2020, 2:22 PM
COVID-19 positivity rate drops in Bengaluru: BBMP sources
Despite the rising number of cases, the city’s eight zones have reported a drop in both positivity rate and fatality rate over the last four weeks, according to BBMP sources.
India19, Oct 2020, 2:09 PM
Another milestone in Covid-19 fightback, Positivity rate stays under 8%
The fall in the virus positivity rate has been brought about by high level of comprehensive country-wide testing. The total tests have crossed 9.5 crores today.
India19, Oct 2020, 12:05 PM
Experts wary of COVID-19 spike in 15 West Bengal districts during Durga puja
Health experts are expressing concern over the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the state of West Bengal. According to state health department sources, health officials are seeing 'danger signals' in 15 out of 23 districts in terms of the rate of COVID infection (case positivity rate) compared to the sample test in Bengal.
India4, Oct 2020, 10:53 AM
Coronavirus: India’s testing capacity scaled up from 1 in January to 7.7 crore in Oct, says Health ministry
"India has scaled up its testing capacity from one in January to more than 7.7 cr in October. With progressively falling positivity rate, testing has worked as an effective tool to limit the spread of Covid-19 infection," a tweet by the MoHFW read.
India1, Sep 2020, 5:15 PM
Karnataka: Mysuru records highest COVID-19 positivity rate, 2nd highest mortality rate in state
After Bengaluru, Mysuru recorded the 2nd highest COVID-19 mortality rate in Karnataka and stands number one in positivity rate.
India5, Aug 2020, 9:40 AM
Coronavirus: India’s COVID-19 testing rate lower than other nations, says WHO chief scientist
Soumya Swaminathan said the number of tests being conducted is not adequate if the COVID-19 test positivity rate is above 5%.