New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With 83 fatalities in last 24 hours, biggest one-day spike, the coronavirus death toll in India has reached 1,301, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare while adding that 2,644 new cases were reported during the same period.

As per the data available at the Health Ministry website, the coronavirus tally in India is nearing 40,000 as 39,980 people are  affected while 10,633 people have been cured so far. 

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Maharashtra, which is the worst-hit state in India, has reported over 12,000 cases and 521 deaths so far while Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have reported 262 and 151 fatalities respectively. The national capital, Delhi, has reported over 4,000 coronavirus cases and 64 deaths so far.

Here's the state-wise report on coronavirus pandemic in India:

S. No. Name of State / UT Total Confirmed cases (Including 111 foreign Nationals) Cured/Discharged/ Death
Migrated
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 33 16 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 1525 441 33
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 1 0
4 Assam 43 32 1
5 Bihar 481 107 4
6 Chandigarh 88 17 0
7 Chhattisgarh 43 36 0
8 Delhi 4122 1256 64
9 Goa 7 7 0
10 Gujarat 5054 896 262
11 Haryana 360 227 4
12 Himachal Pradesh 40 33 1
13 Jammu and Kashmir 666 254 8
14 Jharkhand 115 22 3
15 Karnataka 601 271 25
16 Kerala 499 400 4
17 Ladakh 22 17 0
18 Madhya Pradesh 2846 624 151
19 Maharashtra 12296 2000 521
20 Manipur 2 2 0
21 Meghalaya 12 0 1
22 Mizoram 1 0 0
23 Odisha 157 56 1
24 Puducherry 8 5 0
25 Punjab 772 112 20
26 Rajasthan 2770 1121 65
27 Tamil Nadu 2757 1341 29
28 Telengana 1063 458 28
29 Tripura 4 2 0
30 Uttarakhand 59 39 0
31 Uttar Pradesh 2487 689 43
32 West Bengal 922 151 33
Total number of confirmed cases in India 39980 10633 1301

The number of coronavirus cases are growing at an alarming rate in the country. Amid this, the government has decided to extend the coronavirus lockdown till May 17. However, it has said that some activities would be allowed after classifications of districts into 'Red', 'Orange' and 'Green' zones based on COVID-19 risk profiling.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday discussed ways to reform the agriculture sector and give a boost to marketing of the farm produce during his meetings with top ministers and government officials.

 

He also discussed ways to strengthen the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) amid demands for a relief package for this sector.

The Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das also held meetings with top bankers to review the economic situation and implementation of various measures announced by it to reduce stress in the financial system.

 

(With PTI inputs)

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma