India’s Covid-19 tally reaches 11.5 lakh with spike of 37k+ cases in 24 hours

21 July, 2020 | newsx bureau

COVID-19 update National

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has reported a surge of 37,148 cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours taking the national tally of positive patients to 11.5 lakh, with more than 4 lakh activ...

With a spike of 37,148 cases and 587 deaths reported in India in the last 24 hours, the total number of COVID-19 cases stands at 11,55,191, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

The total number of cases include 4,02,529 active cases, 7,24,578 cured/discharged/migrated and 28,084 deaths, the ministry informed.
Maharashtra remains the worst affected state with 3,18,695 cases and 12,030 deaths.

The second worst-hit state, Tamil Nadu has reported 1,75,678 COVID-19 cases so far while Delhi has reported 1,23,747 cases, according to the Health Ministry.

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Meanwhile, as per the information provided by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 1,43,81,303 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to July 20. Of these 3,33,395 were tested yesterday.

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