Kovid-19: Government says for 82% daily new cases in India in 10 states

The Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday that ten states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka and Kerala have recorded an increase in daily new Kovid-19 cases due to new infections of 82.04 per cent.

India’s daily new cases continue to rise and 1,84,372 fresh coronavirus cases were reported in a 24-hour period.

Maharashtra recorded the highest number of new daily cases of 60,212, followed by 17,963 in Uttar Pradesh and 15,121 in Chhattisgarh.

The total number of active cases in India increased to 13,65,704 and now comprise 9.84 percent of the country’s total infections. A net increase of 1,01,006 cases in total active cases has been reported in a 24-hour interval.

The ministry said that Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala account for 68.16 percent of India’s total active cases.

Maharashtra alone accounts for 43.54 percent of the country’s total active cases.

Sixteen states – Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan, Punjab, Kerala, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal are daily showing an upward trajectory in new cases Huh.

“Another milestone has been reached in the country today for the withdrawal of Kovid-19 cases. The country has tested 26 crores,” the ministry said.

A total of 26,06,18,866 tests have been conducted so far to detect Kovid-19 in the country.

A total of 14,11,758 trials have been conducted in a single day. The ministry said that the testing capacity has been done at 1.5 million tests per day.

India’s cumulative recovery stands at 1,23,36,036 with 82,339 recoveries in 24-hour intervals.

In addition, 1,027 deaths occurred in 24-hour intervals.

The percentage of new deaths in ten states is 86.08. Maharashtra had the highest number of 281 deaths. The ministry said that 156 deaths occur daily in Chhattisgarh.

On the other hand, the total number of Kovid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 110 million.

According to the provisional report till 7 am, a total of 11,11,79,578 vaccine doses have been given through 16,53,488 sessions.

The ministry said that eight states – Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala – account for 60.16 percent of the total food intake in the country.

As of the day of the vaccination campaign on Tuesday, 26,46,528 vaccine doses were given. Of which 22,58,910 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose in 44,643 sessions and 3,87,618 beneficiaries received the second dose of the vaccine.

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