Coronavirus: 540 new cases, 17 deaths in 24 hours, Total cases 5,734in india

Eleven cases have been reported from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, while 10 were reported from Chhattisgarh. Goa has reported seven Covid-19 cases, followed by Puducherry at five.

Coronavirus: 540 new cases, 17 deaths in 24 hours, Total cases 5,734in india


Coronavirus: 540 new cases, 17 deaths in 24 hours, Total cases 5,734in india

early 550 cases in the last 24 hours, ending Thursday morning, have taken the total number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in India past 5,700. The death toll has climbed to 166 with 17 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours across the country.

In its updated figures at 8 am, the Union Health Ministry said while the number of active Covid-19 cases is 5,095, as many as 472 people have wither been cured or discharged and one had migrated.

The highest number of confirmed cases in the country is from Maharashtra at 1,135, followed by Tamil Nadu at 738 and Delhi at 669 cases. The cases have risen to 427 in Telengana, while Rajasthan has 381 cases.

Uttar Pradesh has 361, while Andhra Pradesh reported 348 coronavirus cases. Kerala has reported 345 COVID-19 cases so far.

Novel coronavirus cases have risen to 229 in Madhya Pradesh, 181 in Karnataka and 179 in Gujarat.

Jammu and Kashmir has 158 cases, Haryana 147, West Bengal 103 and Punjab 101. Odisha has reported 42 coronavirus cases.

Thirty-eight people were infected with the virus in Bihar, while Uttarakhand has 33 patients and Assam 28. Chandigarh and Himachal Pradesh have 18 cases each, while Ladakh has 14 positive patients so far.

Eleven cases have been reported from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, while 10 were reported from Chhattisgarh. Goa has reported seven Covid-19 cases, followed by Puducherry at five.

Jharkhand has reported four cases, while Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh have reported one case each.