New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: With 9,985 new cases reported in last 24 hours, the total toll of coronavirus cases in India reached 2,76,583 according to the data provided by the Union Health Ministry on Wednesday. The death also surged to 7,745 after 279 new deaths were recorded in the same span of time. 

Of the total 2,76,583 cases 1,33,632 are active cases while, 1,35,205 people have been cured and discharged from the hospitals across the country. This is the first the recoveries surpassed the active cases, since the first case was reported in the country. 

Among the Indian states, Maharashtra remains to be worst hit state with 90,787 cases and 3,289 deaths in the state so far. In Maharashtra, Mumbai is the worst hit city as the number of cases in the country's financial and entertainment capital crossed 51,000 on Tuesday while the death toll topped the 1,700-mark. With 51,100 confirmed COVID-19 cases, Mumbai now has around 700 more cases than Wuhan, where coronavirus first surfaced in December last year and later turned into the epicentre of the pandemic.

 

Tamil Nadu remains to be the second worst-hit state with 34,914 cases and 3017 fatalities so far. The rate of fatalities in the southern state is lower as compared to others in the list of top five worst-hit Indian states.

Whereas, the national capital, Delhi, with 31,309 cases and 905 deaths is the third worst affected state. The Delhi govt had on Tuesday said that they are expecting 5.5 lakh cases of coronavirus in Delhu alone by the end of July. On the fourth number remains Gujarat with 21,014 cases and 1,313 deaths in the western state so far. 

 

Check state-wise list here:

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 2191 2802 77 5070
3 Arunachal Pradesh 56 1 0 57
4 Assam 1848 1085 4 2937
5 Bihar 2563 2864 32 5459
6 Chandigarh 32 286 5 323
7 Chhattisgarh 848 386 6 1240
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 20 2 0 22
9 Delhi 18543 11861 905 31309
10 Goa 292 67 0 359
11 Gujarat 5336 14365 1313 21014
12 Haryana 3030 2134 45 5209
13 Himachal Pradesh 191 249 5 445
14 Jammu and Kashmir 2792 1506 48 4346
15 Jharkhand 844 559 8 1411
16 Karnataka 3251 2604 66 5921
17 Kerala 1232 848 16 2096
18 Ladakh 55 52 1 108
19 Madhya Pradesh 2700 6729 420 9849
20 Maharashtra 44860 42638 3289 90787
21 Manipur 243 61 0 304
22 Meghalaya 29 13 1 43
23 Mizoram 87 1 0 88
24 Nagaland 117 10 0 127
25 Odisha 998 2133 9 3140
26 Puducherry 75 52 0 127
27 Punjab 497 2167 55 2719
28 Rajasthan 2662 8328 255 11245
29 Sikkim 13 0 0 13
30 Tamil Nadu 16282 18325 307 34914
31 Telengana 1963 1809 148 3920
32 Tripura 671 192 1 864
33 Uttarakhand 769 755 13 1537
34 Uttar Pradesh 4365 6669 301 11335
35 West Bengal 4950 3620 415 8985
  Cases being reassigned to states 9227     9227
  Total# 133632 135206 7745 276583



Posted By: Talib Khan