In Puducherry, the recovery rate from covid 19 disease is 68.29 percent, and the fatality rate is 1.84 percent as on today. According to the COVID 19 status report released by the health department today, as many as 478 more persons were tested positive for Corona Virus Disease and 16 died in the Union Territory leaving 5086 active cases.
525 persons were discharged and 16 persons, including 13 in Puducherry region, 2 in Karaikal and 1 in Yanam region died. Presently, 1813 persons are being treated in various hospitals and another 3273 positive cases are under home isolation. So far,17032 persons have been infected by the virus of which 11632 have been treated and discharged and 314 died leaving 5086 active cases.