New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With record single-day spike of 15,413 new infections reported in last hours, India's COVID-19 toll crossed the 4 lakh-mark on Sunday and reached 4,10,461. The death toll due to the deadly pathogen also crossed the 13,000-mark and reached 13,254 after 306 new fatalities were reported in the same period, according to the data by the Union Health Ministry. 

Of the total 4,10,461 cases, 1,69,451 are active cases in the country, while 2,27,756 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals. The recovery rate in the country also improved further 55.48 per cent from 54.12 per cent recorded on Saturday.

With the new infections, India crossed 4 lakh-mark today and became the fourth country to cross the grim milestone. India crossed the last 1 lakh cases in just seven days, after crossing the 3 lakh-mark on June 13.  

The coronavirus cases in the country have been increasing exponentially since May end when the country entered the list top 10 worst-affected nations. In just 18 days, India became the fourth worst-hit nation leaving behind Italy, Spain and the UK. India took only 7 days to reach the 4 lakh-mark after crossing the 3 lakh-mark on June 13.  

India crossed the 1 lakh-mark on May 19 taking 111 days after the first case was reported in Kerala on January 30, while the 2 lakh-mark was crossed in just 15 days on June 3. After 10 days the tally crossed the 3 lakh-mark, and now after only 7 days, the COVID-19 tally breached the 4 lakh mark.

Here’s the timeline of cases in India:

January 30 - First case reported in Kerala

April 14 - 10,000+ cases

April 22 - 20,000+ cases

May 3 - 40,000+ cases

May 10 - 60,000+ cases

May 15 - 80,000+ cases

May 19 - 1 lakh+ cases

June 3- 2 lakh + cases

June 13 - 3 lakh + cases

June 21 - 4 lakh + cases

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra with 1,28,205 cases remains to be the worst-hit state. The death toll in Maharashtra also inches towards 6,000-mark and reached 5,984. Following Maharashtra, the southern state of Tamil Nadu is the second worst-hit state with 56,845 cases and 704 fatalities. Meanwhile, the national capital with 56,746 cases is on the third spot. The death toll in Delhi also reached 2,112 on Sunday. 

State-wise list coronavirus cases and deaths in the country:

Name of State / UT Active Cases Cured/Discharged/Migrated Deaths Total Confirmed cases
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 11 36 0 47
Andhra Pradesh 4240 4111 101 8452
Arunachal Pradesh 121 14 0 135
Assam 1856 3039 9 4904
Bihar 1952 5529 52 7533
Chandigarh 82 316 6 404
Chhattisgarh 636 1394 11 2041
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu 42 26 0 68
Delhi 23340 31294 2112 56746
Goa 625 129 0 754
Gujarat 6348 18694 1638 26680
Haryana 4946 5128 149 10223
Himachal Pradesh 235 413 8 656
Jammu and Kashmir 2417 3336 81 5834
Jharkhand 619 1335 11 1965
Karnataka 3174 5391 132 8697
Kerala 1450 1568 21 3039
Ladakh 718 117 1 836
Madhya Pradesh 2343 8880 501 11724
Maharashtra 58068 64153 5984 128205
Manipur 545 232 0 777
Meghalaya 10 33 1 44
Mizoram 131 9 0 140
Nagaland 63 138 0 201
Odisha 1310 3534 12 4856
Puducherry 161 118 7 286
Punjab 1176 2678 98 3952
Rajasthan 2925 11274 337 14536
Sikkim 45 25 0 70
Tamil Nadu 24825 31316 704 56845
Telangana 3363 3506 203 7072
Tripura 505 680 1 1186
Uttarakhand 824 1450 27 2301
Uttar Pradesh 6092 9995 507 16594
West Bengal 5126 7865 540 13531
Cases being reassigned to states 9127     9127
Total# 169451 227756 13254 410461

Posted By: Talib Khan