Case fatality rate in Noida and Ghaziabad slips below state and national average

  • | Tuesday | 4th August, 2020

Noida/Ghaziabad: While both Gautam Buddh Nagar and Ghaziabad district have reported nearly 5,500 COVID-19 cases respectively till now, the case fatality rate (CFR) in these two districts has come down to below the state average of 2 per cent and the national rate of around 2.2 per cent. The average CFR in Ghaziabad is nearly 1.2 per cent while the overall CFR of GB Nagar is 0.8 per cent. According to official data, in Ghaziabad, 63 per cent of all COVID-19 deaths were of men and in Noida, this is 69 per cent. Taking cognizance, the district magistrate of Ghaziabad, Ajay Shankar Pandey has deputed a nodal magistrate to oversee the timely referral of patients to higher facilities. Meanwhile, the District Magistrate of Noida has said that the doctors and healthcare staff to follow a set procedure for early detection.

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