New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: India recorded 77 fatalities, which is the highest COVID-19 deaths in a span of 24 hours on Friday, taking the overall death toll to 1,152 in the country. The total number of cases in the country alos reached 35,365 with 1,755 new infections recorded from across the country in last 24 hours, according to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 

The total cases are inclusive of 9,064 cured and discharged patients, one is migrated, and 1,152 deaths. At present, there are 25,148 active COVID-19 cases in the country.

Addressing a press conference here, Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretary, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry, said that everyone must follow the norms of social distancing, should wear masks. "Whoever wears masks must not be seen as someone who is ill but as someone who understands his responsibility towards society," added Agarwal. 

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra remains to be the worst affected state, with 10,498 cases and 459 deaths. Following Maharashtra, Gujarat is on the second spot with 4,395 COVID-19 cases and 214 deaths. Meanwhile, remains to be on the third spot with 3,515 cases and 59 deaths. 

Here is the state-wise breakup of coronavirus cases and deaths in India:

S. No. Name of State / UT Total Confirmed cases (Including 111 foreign Nationals) Cured/Discharged/
Migrated
Death
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 33 16 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 1463 403 33
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 1 0
4 Assam 42 29 1
5 Bihar 426 82 2
6 Chandigarh 56 17 0
7 Chhattisgarh 40 36 0
8 Delhi 3515 1094 59
9 Goa 7 7 0
10 Gujarat 4395 613 214
11 Haryana 313 209 3
12 Himachal Pradesh 40 28 1
13 Jammu and Kashmir 614 216 8
14 Jharkhand 111 20 3
15 Karnataka 576 235 22
16 Kerala 497 383 4
17 Ladakh 22 16 0
18 Madhya Pradesh 2719 482 137
19 Maharashtra 10498 1773 459
20 Manipur 2 2 0
21 Meghalaya 12 0 1
22 Mizoram 1 0 0
23 Odisha 143 41 1
24 Puducherry 8 5 0
25 Punjab 357 90 19
26 Rajasthan 2584 836 58
27 Tamil Nadu 2323 1258 27
28 Telengana 1039 441 26
29 Tripura 2 2 0
30 Uttarakhand 57 36 0
31 Uttar Pradesh 2281 555 41
32 West Bengal 795 139 33
Total number of confirmed cases in India 35365* 9065 1152

 

Posted By: Talib Khan