New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: In another record for the daily spike in coronavirus cases, Indian registered 26,506 new infections during the last 24 hours, taking the total toll of coronavirus cases near 8 lakh-mark. After the record spike in cases, India's COVID-19 tally reached 7,93,802. The death toll also reached 21,604 after 475 new fatalities were reported in the country in the same period of time. 

Of the total 7,93,802 cases, 2,76,685 are active cases while 4,95,513 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals across the country. 

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra is the worst-hit state with 2,30,599 cases of the dreadful infection. The state recorded 6,875 new infections during the last 24 hours, while 219 deaths - 68 of them in Mumbai - took the death toll to 9,667 in the state. A health department statement here said 4,067 patients were also discharged from hospitals, taking the total recoveries to 1,27,259 in the state. There are 93,673 active cases in the state. 

After Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu remains to e the worst affected state after fresh COVID-19 cases again breached the 4,000-mark in the state after a gap of three days taking the tally to 1.26 lakh, while the addition of 65 deaths took the death toll to 1,765 in the southern state.

Meanwhile, Delhi recorded 2,187 fresh coronavirus cases during the last 24 hours, taking the infection tally to over 1.07 lakh, while the death toll from the disease mounted to 3,258 after 45 fatalities were reported in the same span of time according to a health department bulletin. Of the total cases, 82,226 patients have either recovered, been discharged or have migrated out. The number of active COVID-19 cases stands at 21,567.

Here's the state-wise list of coronavirus cases and deaths from across the country:

Name of State / UT Active Cases Cured/Discharged Deaths Total Confirmed cases
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 68 83 0 151
Andhra Pradesh 11383 12154 277 23814
Arunachal Pradesh 180 120 2 302
Assam 5284 8726 22 14032
Bihar 4013 9816 115 13944
Chandigarh 113 403 7 523
Chhattisgarh 757 2903 15 3675
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu 222 189 0 411
Delhi 21567 82226 3258 107051
Goa 869 1273 9 2151
Gujarat 9468 27718 2008 39194
Haryana 4572 14510 287 19369
Himachal Pradesh 283 846 11 1140
Jammu and Kashmir 3652 5695 154 9501
Jharkhand 1015 2208 23 3246
Karnataka 17786 12833 486 31105
Kerala 2799 3708 27 6534
Ladakh 139 915 1 1055
Madhya Pradesh 3475 12232 634 16341
Maharashtra 93673 127259 9667 230599
Manipur 651 799 0 1450
Meghalaya 45 66 2 113
Mizoram 64 133 0 197
Nagaland 369 304 0 673
Odisha 3742 7407 52 11201
Puducherry 553 584 14 1151
Punjab 2012 4945 183 7140
Rajasthan 5002 17070 491 22563
Sikkim 62 72 0 134
Tamil Nadu 46655 78161 1765 126581
Telangana 12423 18192 331 30946
Tripura 437 1338 1 1776
Uttarakhand 587 2672 46 3305
Uttar Pradesh 10373 21127 862 32362
West Bengal 8231 16826 854 25911
Cases being reassigned to states 4161     4161
Total# 276685 495513 21604 793802


Posted By: Talib Khan