New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: The total number of COVID-19 cases in India reached 49,391, with 2,555 new infections recorded in last 24 hours. The death toll also surged to 1,694 after 126 fatalities were reported from across the country in a day, according to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Wednesday morning.

Of the the total 49,391 cases, 33,514 are active cases, while 14,182 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals from across India.  

In India, Maharashtra topples the list the worst-affected state, with 15,525 COVID-19 cases and 617 coronavirus linked deaths. Mumbai alone accounted for more than 9,700 cases and 387 deaths in the state so far, while Pune also crossed the 2,000-mark and reached 2,201 infections, with 120 people succumbing to the deadly contagion in the city.

Maharshtra is followed by Gujarat, where 6,245 people have contracted deadly virus and 368 people have lost their lives so far. Among districts in Gujarat, Ahmedabad accounts for the highest number of cases at 4,425, followed by Surat at 723 and Vadodara at 405. 

Third on the list where most number of infections have been reported is Delhi, where 5,104 people have been afflicted by the virus, while 64 people have succumbed to the coronavirus, so far. 

 

Here's is the state-wise break-up of coronavirus cases and deaths in the country:

S. No. Name of State / UT Total Confirmed cases (Including 111 foreign Nationals) Cured/Discharged/
Migrated
Deaths ( more than 70% cases due to comorbidities )
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 33 32 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 1717 589 36
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 1 0
4 Assam 43 32 1
5 Bihar 536 142 4
6 Chandigarh 111 21 1
7 Chhattisgarh 59 36 0
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 1 0 0
9 Delhi 5104 1468 64
10 Goa 7 7 0
11 Gujarat 6245 1381 368
12 Haryana 548 256 6
13 Himachal Pradesh 42 38 2
14 Jammu and Kashmir 741 320 8
15 Jharkhand 125 33 3
16 Karnataka 671 331 29
17 Kerala 502 462 4
18 Ladakh 41 17 0
19 Madhya Pradesh 3049 1000 176
20 Maharashtra 15525 2819 617
21 Manipur 2 2 0
22 Meghalaya 12 10 1
23 Mizoram 1 0 0
24 Odisha 175 60 1
25 Puducherry 9 6 0
26 Punjab 1451 133 25
27 Rajasthan 3158 1525 89
28 Tamil Nadu 4058 1485 33
29 Telengana 1096 585 29
30 Tripura 43 2 0
31 Uttarakhand 61 39 1
32 Uttar Pradesh 2880 987 56
33 West Bengal 1344 364 140
Total number of confirmed cases in India 49391* 14183 1694
*States wise distribution is subject to further verification and reconciliation
*Our figures are being reconciled with ICMR


Posted By: Talib Khan