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India’s COVID-19 case count rises to 81,970, death toll at 2,649

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The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has informed that 3,967 cases of novel coronavirus have been reported in the country in the past 24 hours ending at 8 am on Friday. It also said 100 deaths have been registered due to the deadly virus during this period.

According to the updated data of the ministry, the total positive cases of novel coronavirus reached 81,970 on Friday, while the death toll climbed to 2,649.

The total coronavirus cases in India on Friday morning included 51,401 active cases, while 27,920 recovered and discharged, the health ministry stated. One patient has migrated, it said.

The recovery rate in India has improved to 34.06 per cent.

On Thursday, India reported 3,722 new coronavirus cases and 134 deaths in 24 hours with total cases in the country at 78,003. The death toll stood at 2,549.

Maharashtra, meanwhile, continues to be the worst-hit state in India. As on Friday morning, the Maharashtra tally stood at 27,524 while the death toll crossed the 1,000-mark. Over 6,000 people have recovered in Maharashtra so far.

S. No. Name of State / UT Total Confirmed cases* Cured/Discharged/Migrated Deaths**
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 33 33 0
2 Andhra Pradesh 2205 1192 48
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 1 0
4 Assam 87 39 2
5 Bihar 994 411 7
6 Chandigarh 191 37 3
7 Chhattisgarh 60 56 0
8 Dadar Nagar Haveli 1 0 0
9 Delhi 8470 3045 115
10 Goa 14 7 0
11 Gujarat 9591 3753 586
12 Haryana 818 439 11
13 Himachal Pradesh 74 39 2
14 Jammu and Kashmir 983 485 11
15 Jharkhand 197 87 3
16 Karnataka 987 460 35
17 Kerala 560 491 4
18 Ladakh 43 22 0
19 Madhya Pradesh 4426 2171 237
20 Maharashtra 27524 6059 1019
21 Manipur 3 2 0
22 Meghalaya 13 11 1
23 Mizoram 1 1 0
24 Odisha 611 158 3
25 Puducherry 13 9 1
26 Punjab 1935 223 32
27 Rajasthan 4534 2580 125
28 Tamil Nadu 9674 2240 66
29 Telangana 1414 950 34
30 Tripura 156 29 0
31 Uttarakhand 78 50 1
32 Uttar Pradesh 3902 2072 88
33 West Bengal 2377 768 215
Total number of confirmed cases in India 81970 27920 2649

Maharashtra is followed by Tamil Nadu at 9,674, Gujarat at 9,591, Delhi at 8,470, Rajasthan at 4,534, Madhya Pradesh at 4,426, and Uttar Pradesh at 3,902.

Guj records 324 new Covid19 cases, total touches 9,595, death toll at 586