There have been 6.554 and 3,604 Covid-positive cases in the Indian Air Force and the Indian Navy, respectively, he mentioned.
Their fatality rate stands at 0.39 per cent and 0.05 per cent, respectively, he added.
“As per the rules, no special compensation for deaths occurring due to infectious disease is provided to armed force personnel, while they are in service. However, all such cases of death while in service are provided terminal benefits,” Naik stated.
Credit: Source link