New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With 9,304 new infections being reported from across the country, India on Thursday recorded highest number of coronavirus cases in a span of 24 hours, taking the total toll to  2,16,919. The death toll in the country also crossed the 6000-mark and reached 6075 after 260 new fatalities were reported in last 24 hours. 

Of the total 2,16,919 cases, 1,06,737 cases are active and are being treated, while 1,04,106 people have been cure and discharged from the hospitals. With this, the recovery rate in the country also reached 47.99 per cent.

India crossed the gruesome mark of 2 lakh yesterday after over 8,900 cases were reported from across the country. The last 1 lakh cases have been reported in just 15 days after India crossed the 1 lakh-mark. Thee alarming rise in the number of coronavirus cases can be seen as the states are announcing relaxations in the restrictions imposed due to lockdown after the Centre's announcement of Unlock 1.0.   

 

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra tops the list of worst-affected states with 74,860 cases and 2,587 Covid-19 linked deaths. Following Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu remains to be the second worst-hit state 25,872 cases and 208 deaths. The national capital Delhi remains to be the third worst affected state with 23,645 cases and 606 deaths linked to COVID-19. While the western state of Gujarat is the fourth most affected Indian state. In Gujarat 18,100 people have been diagnosed with the coronavirus while 1,122 people have succumbed to the deadly infection. 

 

Here is the state-wise list coronavirus cases and deaths: 

S. No. Name of State / UT Active Cases* Cured/Discharged/Migrated* Deaths** Total Confirmed cases*
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 0 33 0 33
2 Andhra Pradesh 1546 2466 68 4080
3 Arunachal Pradesh 37 1 0 38
4 Assam 1255 413 4 1672
5 Bihar 2288 2077 25 4390
6 Chandigarh 82 214 5 301
7 Chhattisgarh 478 188 2 668
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 7 1 0 8
9 Delhi 13497 9542 606 23645
10 Goa 22 57 0 79
11 Gujarat 4766 12212 1122 18100
12 Haryana 1842 1089 23 2954
13 Himachal Pradesh 204 150 5 359
14 Jammu and Kashmir 1816 1007 34 2857
15 Jharkhand 426 321 5 752
16 Karnataka 2496 1514 53 4063
17 Kerala 832 651 11 1494
18 Ladakh 41 48 1 90
19 Madhya Pradesh 2772 5445 371 8588
20 Maharashtra 39944 32329 2587 74860
21 Manipur 80 38 0 118
22 Meghalaya 19 13 1 33
23 Mizoram 13 1 0 14
24 Nagaland 58 0 0 58
25 Odisha 965 1416 7 2388
26 Puducherry 57 25 0 82
27 Punjab 300 2029 47 2376
28 Rajasthan 2699 6744 209 9652
29 Sikkim 2 0 0 2
30 Tamil Nadu 11348 14316 208 25872
31 Telengana 1365 1556 99 3020
32 Tripura 295 173 0 468
33 Uttarakhand 795 282 8 1085
34 Uttar Pradesh 3324 5176 229 8729
35 West Bengal 3583 2580 345 6508
  Cases being reassigned to states 7483     7483
  Total# 106737 104107 6075 216919

Posted By: Talib Khan