The country’s daily new cases continue to rise as 2,73,810 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours. Ten states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan reported 78.58% of the new cases.
Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 68,631. It is followed by Uttar Pradesh with 30,566 while Delhi reported 25,462 new cases.
India’s total active caseload has reached 19,29,329. It now comprises 12.81% of the country’s total positive cases. A net incline of 1,28,013 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 63.18% of India’s total active cases.
India’s cumulative recoveries stand at 1,29,53,821 today. The national recovery rate is 86.00% as 1,44,178 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours.
The national mortality rate has been falling and currently stands at 1.19%. Also, 1,619 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. Ten states account for 85.11% of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (503). Chhattisgarh follows with 170 daily deaths.