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India’s coronavirus case tally breaches 10,000-mark, death toll rises to 339

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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/
Migrated
Death
1 Andhra Pradesh 432 11 7
2 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 11 10 0
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 0 0
4 Assam 31 0 1
5 Bihar 65 26 1
6 Chandigarh 21 7 0
7 Chhattisgarh 31 10 0
8 Delhi 1510 30 28
9 Goa 7 5 0
10 Gujarat 539 54 26
11 Haryana 185 29 3
12 Himachal Pradesh 32 13 1
13 Jammu and Kashmir 270 16 4
14 Jharkhand 24 0 2
15 Karnataka 247 59 6
16 Kerala 379 198 3
17 Ladakh 15 10 0
18 Madhya Pradesh 604 44 43
19 Maharashtra 2334 217 160
20 Manipur 2 1 0
21 Mizoram 1 0 0
22 Nagaland 1 0 0
23 Odisha 54 12 1
24 Puducherry 7 1 0
25 Punjab 167 14 11
26 Rajasthan 873 21 3
27 Tamil Nadu 1173 58 11
28 Telangana 562 100 16
29 Tripura 2 0 0
30 Uttarakhand 35 5 0
31 Uttar Pradesh 558 49 5
32 West Bengal 190 36 7
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.

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