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Covid-19 India: 40,000 new cases, Over 7 lakh patients recovered so far

Covid-19 India: In the last 24 hours, More than 40 thousand new Covid-19 cases have been reported and 681 people have died.

By Kumar Saurav
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Covid-19 India

Corona is making new records daily in the country. In the last 24 hours, more than 40 thousand new Covid-19 cases have been reported and 681 people have died. This is the record for the most new cases coming in a day. According to the Health Ministry, the total number of patients in the country has gone up to 11 lakh 18 thousand 43, in which 27 thousand 497 people have died.

In the last 24 hours, more than 40 thousand new cases have been reported and 681 people have died. According to the Health Ministry, the total number of patients in the country has gone up to 11 lakh 18 thousand 43, in which 27 thousand 497 people have died.

  • More than 1.1 million confirmed cases of Corona
  • Over 7 lakh patients have been cured so far
  • More than 3.90 lakh active cases in the country

The Health Ministry yesterday said that the case fatality rate (CFR) has for the first time dropped below 2.5 per cent. At 2.49 per cent, India’s CFR is 1.78 percentage points lower than the global average. According to data released by the Union Health Ministry on Sunday, 29 states and Union Territories have a CFR that is below the national average, with 14 states reporting a CFR of less than 1%.

Globally, the pandemic has infected nearly 14.5 million people, with 6-lakh casualties. The United States continues to be the worst-affected followed by Brazil, India, Russia and South Africa.

Corona is making new records daily in the country. In the last 24 hours, more than 40 thousand new cases have been reported and 681 people have died. This is the record for the most new cases coming in a day. According to the Health Ministry, the total number of patients in the country has gone up to 11 lakh 18 thousand 43, in which 27 thousand 497 people have died.

It is a matter of relief that so far more than 7 lakh patients have been cured from Corona, while the number of active cases is more than 3 lakh 90 thousand. Maharashtra is the most affected by Corona. There were over 9500 new cases in Maharashtra yesterday. The total number of patients here is beyond 3 lakh 10 thousand, in which 11,854 people have died.

Tamil Nadu is the most affected by Corona after Maharashtra. The total number of patients here is 1 lakh 70 thousand 693, in which 2481 people have died. So far, about 1 lakh 18 thousand patients have been cured, while the number of active cases is more than 50 thousand.

In the country's capital Delhi,  Yesterday i.e. Sunday, around 1200 cases were reported. The total number of patients in Delhi is 1 lakh 22 thousand 793, in which 1 lakh 3 thousand 134 patients have been cured. The number of active cases in Delhi is more than 16 thousand.

In Karnataka, the number of corona patients is increasing rapidly. The total number of patients here has crossed 63 thousand, in which 1331 people have died. The number of active cases in Karnataka is more than 39 thousand, while so far more than 23 thousand patients have been cured.

Like Karnataka, the number of corona patients in Uttar Pradesh is increasing rapidly. More than 2 thousand new cases have been reported in UP only yesterday. The total number of patients here has gone up to 49 thousand 247, in which 1146 people have died. The number of active cases in the state is more than 18 thousand.  Bihar, of late, has been witnessing an alarming rise in the number of patients.

S. No. Name of State / UT Active Cases* Cured/Discharged/Migrated* Deaths** Total Confirmed cases*
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 58 145 0 203
2 Andhra Pradesh 26118 22890 642 49650
3 Arunachal Pradesh 455 282 3 740
4 Assam 7919 16023 57 23999
5 Bihar 10044 16308 217 26569
6 Chandigarh 217 488 12 717
7 Chhattisgarh 1608 3775 24 5407
8 Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu 189 414 2 605
9 Delhi 16031 103134 3628 122793
10 Goa 1417 2218 22 3657
11 Gujarat 11312 34901 2142 48355
12 Haryana 6022 19793 349 26164
13 Himachal Pradesh 413 1059 11 1483
14 Jammu and Kashmir 5844 7811 244 13899
15 Jharkhand 2770 2716 49 5535
16 Karnataka 39376 23065 1331 63772
17 Kerala 7067 5371 42 12480
18 Ladakh 173 1003 2 1178
19 Madhya Pradesh 6568 15311 721 22600
20 Maharashtra 129032 169569 11854 310455
21 Manipur 698 1213 0 1911
22 Meghalaya 382 66 2 450
23 Mizoram 117 167 0 284
24 Nagaland 543 445 0 988
25 Odisha 4893 12453 91 17437
26 Puducherry 817 1154 28 1999
27 Punjab 3311 6535 254 10100
28 Rajasthan 7145 21730 559 29434
29 Sikkim 191 92 0 283
30 Tamil Nadu 50297 117915 2481 170693
31 Telangana 12223 32438 415 45076
32 Tripura 1114 1759 5 2878
33 Uttarakhand 1347 3116 52 4515
34 Uttar Pradesh 18256 29845 1146 49247
35 West Bengal 16492 24883 1112 42487
Total# 390459 700087 27497 1118043
*(Including foreign Nationals)
**( more than 70% cases due to comorbidities )
State wise corona cases in India. source- MoHfW

                                                        

So far in India, 1.40 crore samples have been tested for coronavirus, according to medical research body ICMR. On Sunday, over 2.5 lakh samples were tested.

Bharat Biotech last week started human clinical trials of its coronavirus vaccine candidate Covaxin.

Pharma major Zydus Cadila had also last week started clinical trials of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate with the first human dosing.

Vaccine major Serum Institute of India, which is working on the AstraZeneca Oxford vaccine, plans to start human trials in India in August 2020.

Written by Kumar Saurav, He is Journalism graduate from Indian Institute of Mass Communication New Delhi.

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