New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: India recorded 507 deaths during the last 24 hours, the highest number of fatalities in single-day span, to take total COVID-19 deaths in the country to 17,400. The coronavirus cases also climbed up to 5,85,493 in the country after 18,653 new infections were reported during the last 24 hours.

Of the total, 2,20,114 are active cases, while 3,47,978 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals across the country.   

In India, now 13 of the total states have over 10,000 coronavirus cases. Among the states, Maharashtra remains the worst-hit state with over  1,74,761 infections of COVID-19, while the death toll in the state also climbed up to 7,855. Maharashtra, during the last 24 hours, recorded 4,878 new infections and 245 fatalities. 

Second, on the list, the southern state of Tamil Nadu has so far recorded 90,167 cases of coronavirus, while the death toll in the state stood at 1,201. The tally touched the 90,000-mark after nearly 4,000 new infections were reported during the last 24 hours. 

 

Meanwhile, the national capital, Delhi, with 87,360 cases of coronavirus stood at the third spot. The death toll in Delhi also climbed up to 2,742. The national capital recorded 2,199 fresh coronavirus cases and 62 deaths due to the disease in the last 24 hours. The Delhi government had earlier predicted that "there will be 1 lakh cases in the national capital by June 30 and 15,000 beds will be needed". A total of 58,348 patients have recovered, been discharged or migrated so far, while there are 26,270 active cases. 

 

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

Name of State / UT Active Cases Cured/Discharged/Migrated Deaths Total Confirmed cases
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 47 50 0 97
Andhra Pradesh 7897 6511 187 14595
Arunachal Pradesh 128 62 1 191
Assam 2568 5647 12 8227
Bihar 2289 7687 67 10043
Chandigarh 70 364 6 440
Chhattisgarh 597 2250 13 2860
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu 131 82 0 213
Delhi 26270 58348 2742 87360
Goa 716 596 3 1315
Gujarat 7049 23662 1846 32557
Haryana 4340 9972 236 14548
Himachal Pradesh 363 580 10 953
Jammu and Kashmir 2674 4722 101 7497
Jharkhand 591 1884 15 2490
Karnataka 7078 7918 246 15242
Kerala 2112 2306 24 4442
Ladakh 324 648 1 973
Madhya Pradesh 2626 10395 572 13593
Maharashtra 75995 90911 7855 174761
Manipur 681 553 0 1234
Meghalaya 9 42 1 52
Mizoram 38 122 0 160
Nagaland 291 168 0 459
Odisha 1851 5189 25 7065
Puducherry 430 272 12 714
Punjab 1557 3867 144 5568
Rajasthan 3381 14220 413 18014
Sikkim 37 52 0 89
Tamil Nadu 38892 50074 1201 90167
Telangana 8785 7294 260 16339
Tripura 301 1086 1 1388
Uttarakhand 609 2231 41 2881
Uttar Pradesh 6711 16084 697 23492
West Bengal 5761 12130 668 18559
Cases being reassigned to states 6915     6915
Total# 220114 347979 17400 585493


Posted By: Talib Khan