India’s daily new cases continue to rise as 2,17,353 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours. Ten States including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and West Bengal have shown a rise in the Covid daily new cases as 79.10% of the new cases are reported from these 10 states.
Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 61,695. It is followed by Uttar Pradesh with 22,339 while Delhi reported 16,699 new cases.
India’s total active caseload has reached 15,69,743. It now comprises 10.98% of the country’s total positive cases. A net incline of 97,866 cases recorded from the total active caseload in the last 24 hours.
The five states of Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, and Kerala cumulatively account for 65.86% of India’s total active cases. Maharashtra alone accounts for 39.60% of the total active caseload of the country.
Also, 1,185 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours as ten states account for 85.40% of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (349). Chhattisgarh follows with 135 daily deaths.
Ten States / UTs have not reported any Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours. These are Ladakh (UT), Tripura, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Lakshadweep, A&N Islands, and Arunachal Pradesh.