New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With 9,887 new COVID-19 infections recorded in the country in last 24 hours, the tally of total coronavirus case reached 2,36,657 in India. The spike of 9,887 cases is the highest ever spike recorded in span of 24 hours. The death toll also reached 6,642 after record 294 fatalities were recorded from across the country in a day's time. 

Of the total 2,36,657 cases, 115942 were active cases, while 114072 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals, according to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday. 

With the sharp rise in cases, India is now the sixth worst-hit country of the world leaving behind Italy which has 2,34,531 cases. India is now behind USA, Russia, Brazil, UK, and Spain in the list of worst-hit countries from the coronavirus.

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra being the worst-hit state crossed the 80,000-mark on Saturday, with death toll reaching 2,849 in the state so far. While, the southern state of Tamil Nadu remains to be the second worst-hit Indian state with 28,694 cases and 232 deaths. 

The national capital Delhi, with 26,334 cases is the third worst-hit state. Delhi has recoeded more than 3,500 cases in the last three days. The death toll the in the national capital has also reached 708. Meanwhile, Gujarat remains to be the number four with 19,094 cases and 1,190 deaths.

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

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 1654 2576 73 4303
3 Arunachal Pradesh 44 1 0 45
4 Assam 1651 498 4 2153
5 Bihar 2342 2225 29 4596
6 Chandigarh 77 222 5 304
7 Chhattisgarh 633 244 2 879
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 13 1 0 14
9 Delhi 15311 10315 708 26334
10 Goa 131 65 0 196
11 Gujarat 4901 13003 1190 19094
12 Haryana 1439 2134 24 3597
13 Himachal Pradesh 199 189 5 393
14 Jammu and Kashmir 2202 1086 36 3324
15 Jharkhand 464 410 7 881
16 Karnataka 3090 1688 57 4835
17 Kerala 973 712 14 1699
18 Ladakh 48 48 1 97
19 Madhya Pradesh 2734 5878 384 8996
20 Maharashtra 42224 35156 2849 80229
21 Manipur 91 41 0 132
22 Meghalaya 19 13 1 33
23 Mizoram 21 1 0 22
24 Nagaland 94 0 0 94
25 Odisha 996 1604 8 2608
26 Puducherry 63 36 0 99
27 Punjab 344 2069 48 2461
28 Rajasthan 2507 7359 218 10084
29 Sikkim 3 0 0 3
30 Tamil Nadu 12700 15762 232 28694
31 Telengana 1550 1627 113 3290
32 Tripura 519 173 0 692
33 Uttarakhand 860 344 11 1215
34 Uttar Pradesh 3828 5648 257 9733
35 West Bengal 4025 2912 366 7303
  Cases being reassigned to states 8192     8192
  Total# 115942 114073 6642 236657

Posted By: Talib Khan