New Delhi, July 10: India reported 475 deaths and the highest single-day spike of 26,506 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours. The number of positive cases increased to 7,93,802 including 2,76,685 active cases on Friday. The number of people from COVID-19 improved to 4,95,513 cases. The death toll, on the other hand, jumped to 21,604 deaths, according to the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare numbers.
Maharashtra is one of the worst-hit states in India affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The state has a total of 2,30,599 cases and 9,667 people have died so far. Tamil Nadu has reported a total of 126581 cases and 1,765 people have died. The COVID-19 tally in Delhi has increased to 107051. Coronavirus Recovery Rate in India Improves to 62.09%; Over 2.6 Lakh Active Cases In The Country.
India Reports 475 Deaths & Highest Single-Day Spike of 26,506 New Cases in Past 24 Hours:
India reports 475 deaths and the highest single-day spike of 26,506 new #COVID19 cases in the last 24 hours. Positive cases stand at 7,93,802 including 2,76,685 active cases, 4,95,513 cured/discharged/migrated & 21,604 deaths: Ministry of Health & Family Welfare pic.twitter.com/13boGr8aVK
— ANI (@ANI) July 10, 2020
Here's the state-wise tally of the coronavirus numbers:
|S. No.||Name of State / UT||Active Cases*||Cured/Discharged/Migrated*||Deaths**||Total Confirmed cases*|
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||68||83||0||151|
|8||Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu||222||189||0||411|
|14||Jammu and Kashmir||3652||5695||154||9501|
|Cases being reassigned to states||4161||4161|
While the COVID-19 cases have been galloping at a tremendous rate in the country, there has been a marked improved in the recovery as well. The recovery rate improved to 62.09 percent on Thursday. In view of the rising coronavirus cases, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will impose a lockdown in the state. The lockdown will come into force from 10 pm on Friday and remain till 5 am on Monday.
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