India’s daily new cases continue to rise as 1,84,372 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours. Ten states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, and Rajasthan have shown a rise in the Covid daily new cases as 82.04% of the new cases are reported from these states, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said.
Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 60,212. It is followed by Uttar Pradesh with 17,963 while Chhattisgarh reported 15,121 new cases, it added.
India’s total active caseload has reached 13,65,704. It now comprises 9.84% of the country’s total positive cases. A net incline of 1,01,006 cases recorded from the total active caseload in the last 24 hours, the ministry also added.
According to MoHFW, The five States of Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala cumulatively account for 68.16% of India’s total active cases. Maharashtra alone accounts for43.54% of the total active caseload of the country,
India’s cumulative recoveries stand at 1,23,36,036 today as the national recovery rate is 88.92%, with 82,339 recoveries were registered in the last 24 hours.
Also, 1,027 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. Ten States account for 86.08% of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (281). Chhattisgarh follows with 156 daily deaths.
However, 11 states / UTs have not reported any Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours. These are Ladakh (UT), D&D & D&N, Tripura, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur, Lakshadweep, A&N Islands, and Arunachal Pradesh.