India’s COVID19 case tally, on Tuesday, crossed 7 lakh mark with 22,252 new cases and 467 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total positive cases in the country stand at 7,19,665 including 2,59,557 active cases. 4,39,948 people have been cured/ discharged/ migrated. The death toll in the country breached 20,000-mark as the country recorded a total of 20,160 deaths.
According to the latest data shared by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Maharashtra has the highest number of COVID-19 cases. As of Tuesday morning, the state tally stood at 2.11 lakh. while 87,699 of these are active cases, 1.15 lakh people have been discharged/ cured. 9,026 people have lost their lives so far in the state.
Tamil Nadu and Delhi are among other states which have been severely hit by the global pandemic.
As of Monday, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country stood at 6,97,413. While 2.53 lakh of these were active cases, 4.24 lakh people were discharged/ cured.22