India has recorded 31 deaths related to the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, ending Tuesday morning. While the death toll has reached 339, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases has crossed the 10,000-mark with over 1,200 cases in a single day.
As per the latest figures by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday, the total number of coronavirus positive cases has climbed to 10,363. These include 8,988 active cases while over a thousand have cured or discharged.
Over 50 deaths have been reported since Sunday evening, of which 22 are from Maharashtra, seven each from Madhya Pradesh and Telangana, five from Delhi, four from Gujarat, two from West Bengal and one each from Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Jharkhand.
Of the total deaths, Maharashtra tops the tally with 160 fatalities, followed by Madhya Pradesh at 43, Gujarat at 26, Delhi at 28 and Telangana at 16. Punjab and Tamil Nadu have registered 11 deaths each while West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh have reported seven deaths each.
|S. No.||Name of State / UT||Total Confirmed cases (Including 76 foreign Nationals)||Cured/Discharged/
|2||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||11||10||0|
|13||Jammu and Kashmir||270||16||4|
|Total number of confirmed cases in India||10363*||1036||339|
Karnataka has reported six deaths each while five people have lost their lives in Uttar Pradesh. Jammu and Kashmir has reported four fatalities, while Kerala, Haryana, and Rajasthan have recorded three deaths each. Jharkhand has registered two deaths.
As of Monday evening, the highest number of confirmed cases in the country was from Maharashtra at 1,985 followed by Delhi at 1,154 and Tamil Nadu at 1,075. On Tuesday, cases in Maharashtra climbed to 2,334. The Delhi tally stood at 1,510 and there were 1,173 cases in Tamil Nadu.
COVID-19 cases have gone up to 873 in Rajasthan followed by 604 in Madhya Pradesh, 562 in Telangana and 539 in Gujarat. Uttar Pradesh has 558 cases, followed by Andhra Pradesh at 432, Kerala at 379 and Karnataka at 247.