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Business News/ News / India/  Coronavirus update: COVID-19 cases in India rise to 2.86 lakh after record jump of 9,996 new cases in 24 hours
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Coronavirus update: COVID-19 cases in India rise to 2.86 lakh after record jump of 9,996 new cases in 24 hours

Delhi continued to add over 1,500 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours
  • The fatalities from coronavirus infection increased to 357 — the highest number of deaths in a single day
  • Delhi continued to add over 1,500 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hour (ANI)Premium
    Delhi continued to add over 1,500 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hour (ANI)

    The coronavirus pandemic in India touched another new peak today. The states witnessed the biggest jump in daily COVID-19 count with over 9,996 new cases in last 24 hours. With this, India's coronavirus tally surged past 2.86 lakh. Maharashtra registered the highest spike in daily coronavirus cases while Tamil Nadu saw an explosion on new cases in last 24 hours. Delhi's coronavirus tally continued to rise sharply even on Wednesday.

    The fatalities from coronavirus infection increased to 357 — the highest number of deaths in a day. India's death due to COVID-19 virus increased 8,102. Maharashtra alone confirmed 149 deaths on Wednesday, biggest single-day surge since outbreak.

    The number of active coronavirus cases rose to 137,448, according to the data released by ministry of health and family welfare. Over 1.40 lakh were recovered from the disease. The number of cured patients surpassed the active COVID-19 patients for the second time today.

    Maharashtra hit a new milestone by registering 3,235 coronavirus cases in last 24 hours. The state's COVID-19 tally reached 94,041. Mumbai alone accounted for 52,667 COVID-19 cases since the outbreak. The state also recorded the highest number of deaths on Wednesday — coronavirus had claimed 149 lives in the state on Wednesday.

    Delhi continued to add over 1,500 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours. The total number of COVID-19 cases in the national capital stood at 32,810. This was the the second time over 1,500 cases have been reported in a day in Delhi. The deaths from coronavirus infection rose to 984 in the capital.

    Tamil Nadu also saw the biggest jump in daily COVID-19 count. The state confirmed 1,927 new cases in the last 24 hours, taking the tally to 36,841. Tamil Nadu witnessed over 1,500 coronavirus cases for the fourth straight day. The state had the most number of COVID-19 cases after Maharashtra.

    Here is state-wise status of coronavirus cases in India

    Andaman and Nicobar Islands - 34

    Andhra Pradesh - 5,269

    Arunchal Pradesh - 57

    Assam - 3,092

    Bihar - 5,710

    Chandigarh - 327

    Chhattisgarh - 1,262

    Dadar Nagar Haveli - 26

    Daman & Diu - 2

    Delhi - 32,810

    Goa - 387

    Gujarat - 21,521

    Haryana - 5,579

    Himachal Pradesh - 451

    Jammu and Kashmir - 4,507

    Jharkhand - 1,489

    Karnataka - 6,041

    Kerala - 2,161

    Ladakh - 115

    Madhya Pradesh - 10,049

    Maharashtra - 94,041

    Manipur - 311

    Meghalaya - 44

    Mizoram - 93

    Nagaland - 128

    Odisha - 3,250

    Puducherry - 127

    Punjab - 2,805

    Rajasthan - 11,600

    Sikkim - 13

    Tamil Nadu - 36,841

    Telangana - 4,111

    Tripura - 895

    Uttarakhand - 1,562

    Uttar Pradesh - 11,610

    West Bengal - 9,328

    Globally, coronavirus infected over 73 lakh people. More than 416,201 people died due to coronavirus infection worldwide. India is at the seventh position among the countries severely affected by coronavirus pandemic. The United States confirmed over 20 lakh COVID-19 cases and 1.12 lakh deaths. Brazil was the worst-hit nation after the US. It reported over 7.72 lakh COVID-19 cases and more than 34,000 fatalities.


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    Published: 11 Jun 2020, 09:44 AM IST
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