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India records biggest single-day spike of over 9k COVID-19 cases, death toll crosses 6k

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The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has informed that 9,304 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours ending at 8 am on Thursday. This is the biggest single-day rise in the number of coronavirus cases in the country that has pushed India’s COVID-19 case tally to 2,16,919.

Also, 260 deaths due to the deadly virus have been reported in the past 24 hours that has pushed the country’s death toll beyond the 6,000-mark. With the addition of the fresh deaths, India’s COVID-19 death toll stands at 6,075.

According to the latest data of the ministry, the total number of cases in India now includes 1,06,737 active cases, while 1,04,107 patients have recovered and have been discharged.

Maharashtra continues to be the worst affected state with 74,860 cases of coronavirus and 2,587 deaths. At 25,872 cases, Tamil Nadu follows Maharashtra in terms of total coronavirus cases. Delhi is third on the list with 23,645 cases, followed by Gujarat with 18,100 cases.

S. No. Name of State / UT Active Cases* Cured/Discharged/Migrated* Deaths** Total Confirmed cases*
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 0 33 0 33
2 Andhra Pradesh 1546 2466 68 4080
3 Arunachal Pradesh 37 1 0 38
4 Assam 1255 413 4 1672
5 Bihar 2288 2077 25 4390
6 Chandigarh 82 214 5 301
7 Chhattisgarh 478 188 2 668
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 7 1 0 8
9 Delhi 13497 9542 606 23645
10 Goa 22 57 0 79
11 Gujarat 4766 12212 1122 18100
12 Haryana 1842 1089 23 2954
13 Himachal Pradesh 204 150 5 359
14 Jammu and Kashmir 1816 1007 34 2857
15 Jharkhand 426 321 5 752
16 Karnataka 2496 1514 53 4063
17 Kerala 832 651 11 1494
18 Ladakh 41 48 1 90
19 Madhya Pradesh 2772 5445 371 8588
20 Maharashtra 39944 32329 2587 74860
21 Manipur 80 38 0 118
22 Meghalaya 19 13 1 33
23 Mizoram 13 1 0 14
24 Nagaland 58 0 0 58
25 Odisha 965 1416 7 2388
26 Puducherry 57 25 0 82
27 Punjab 300 2029 47 2376
28 Rajasthan 2699 6744 209 9652
29 Sikkim 2 0 0 2
30 Tamil Nadu 11348 14316 208 25872
31 Telengana 1365 1556 99 3020
32 Tripura 295 173 0 468
33 Uttarakhand 795 282 8 1085
34 Uttar Pradesh 3324 5176 229 8729
35 West Bengal 3583 2580 345 6508
Cases being reassigned to states 7483 7483
Total 106737 104107 6075 216919

Notably, 8,909 fresh cases of novel coronavirus were reported in the country on Wednesday morning and 217 people had died due to the virus.