NEW DELHI: Within the final fortnight, between July 15 and 28, India performed over 5 million Covid-19 exams (50,04,250), up from 3.four million within the previous fortnight. After China, the US and Russia, India is the fourth nation to have […]
Amongst states, UP ramped up testing by conducting the very best variety of 7.5 lakh coronavirus exams in two weeks, greater than Tamil Nadu (7.Three lakh), Maharashtra (5.6 lakh), Andhra Pradesh (5.Three lakh) and Karnataka (3.four lakh) — the hotspot states that are additionally amongst these quickly including new Covid-19 circumstances.
Only a fortnight earlier than, between July 2-15, UP had examined four lakh samples and raised it by greater than 87% to 7.5 lakh within the final two weeks. Rajasthan (3.2 lakh), Kerala (2.5 lakh), Delhi (2.four lakh), Assam and Gujarat are amongst states which have performed greater than 2 lakh exams within the two-week interval.
On the exams per million parameter, Delhi continues to stay on the high with 53,682 exams/million, adopted by Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu with 38,539 and 35,916 exams respectively. Maharashtra has 18,000 exams/million whereas UP has 10,751.
The all-India exams per million stands at 14,352, nonetheless seen as in need of the required screening as positivity price, or complete confirmed circumstances per 100 exams, has been rising and touched 11.23% over the past 14-day interval between July 15-28.