Coronavirus Growth Rate
The ministry said that the doubling rate of cases in the country has increased from 3 days in March to 6.1 days in April. The Centre said that social distancing and containment measures are working. The health ministry said that the average growth factor of 1.2 since April 1 Between March 15 and March 31, the growth factor was 2.1. This means there is a 40% decline in the average growth factor of COVID-19.
He also said that the doubling rate is lower than the national level in 19 states and UTs- Kerala, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Ladakh, Puducherry, Delhi, Bihar, Odisha, TN, Andhra Pradesh, UP, Punjab, Assam, Tripura.