New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With 7,466 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, biggest single-day spike, the coronavirus tally in India crossed the 1.65 lakh mark, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare while adding that 175 fatalities were reported during the same period.

According to the latest data available at the Health Ministry website, the highly contagious coronavirus has affected 1,65,799 people and claimed the lives of 4,706 in India so far. As per the Health Ministry data, there are 89,987 active COVID-19 cases in India while the recovery rate has improved to 42.88 per cent as 71,106 people have been cured and discharged from hospitals.

Maharashtra continues to be the worst-hit state in India with nearly 60,000 COVID-19 cases and almost 2,000 fatalities. Tamil Nadu is second on the list with over 19,000 cases and 145 casualties while Delhi is third with more than 16,000 coronavirus cases and over 300 deaths. Gujarat has slipped to the fourth spot has reported more than 15,000 COVID-19 cases and 960 deaths.

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

S. No. Name of State / UT Total Confirmed cases Cured/Discharged/Migrated Deaths
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 33 33 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 3251 2125 59
3 Arunachal Pradesh 3 1 0
4 Assam 856 104 4
5 Bihar 3296 1211 15
6 Chandigarh 288 189 4
7 Chhattisgarh 399 83 0
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 2 0 0
9 Delhi 16281 7495 316
10 Goa 69 38 0
11 Gujarat 15562 8003 960
12 Haryana 1504 881 19
13 Himachal Pradesh 276 70 5
14 Jammu and Kashmir 2036 859 27
15 Jharkhand 469 212 4
16 Karnataka 2533 834 47
17 Kerala 1088 555 7
18 Ladakh 73 43 0
19 Madhya Pradesh 7453 4050 321
20 Maharashtra 59546 18616 1982
21 Manipur 55 5 0
22 Meghalaya 21 12 1
23 Mizoram 1 1 0
24 Nagaland 18 0 0
25 Odisha 1660 887 7
26 Puducherry 51 14 0
27 Punjab 2158 1946 40
28 Rajasthan 8067 4817 180
29 Sikkim 1 0 0
30 Tamil Nadu 19372 10548 145
31 Telengana 2256 1345 67
32 Tripura 242 167 0
33 Uttarakhand 500 79 4
34 Uttar Pradesh 7170 4215 197
35 West Bengal 4536 1668 295
  Cases being reassigned to states 4673    
  Total 165799 71106 4706

Amid the alarming spike in the number of coronavirus cases, the government has said that India has acted as the "pharmacy of the world" and healthcare supplier to all parts of the globe in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The government said that India has the ability to be a bridge between the developed and developing world and facilitating a two-way flow of information, products and expertise.

"India has acted as the pharmacy of the world and healthcare supplier to all parts of the globe. India has the ability to be a bridge between the developed and developing world and facilitating a two-way flow of information, products and expertise. There is growing interest in yoga and ayurveda," the government said.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma