COVID-19: ‘Prepared for worst situation’, says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi, May 09 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan held a review meeting on COVID-19 with north eastern states on May 09 via video conferencing. During the meeting, Minister Vardhan said that whole has been prepared for the worst situation. He said, “We do not anticipate a very worst type of situation in our country like many other developed countries but still we have prepared the whole country for the worst situation.” “Our fatality rate in the country continues to be around 3.3% and the recovery rate has climbed up to 29.9%, these are very good indicators. Doubling rate for last 3 days has been about 11 days, for last 7 days it has been 9.9 days,” he further added. The total number of COVID-19 cases in India has risen to 59,662 as of May 9.