India records highest single day spike with 27,114 cases, COVID-19 tally crosses 8 lakh mark

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With 27,114 new cases in the last 24 hours, the highest number of cases in a single day, India's COVID-19 tally reached  8,20,916 on Saturday.

 

Meanwhile, with an increase of 519 deaths in the last 24 hours, the number of deaths in the country due to COVID-19 has risen 22,123

According to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of active cases in the country is 2,83,407 . Meanwhile 5,15,386persons have been cured/discharged/migrated..

As India is attempting to flatten the curve of the novel coronavirus, some states are continuing to see a steady rise in cases.

With as many as 2,38,461 COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra continues to remain the worst-affected state, followed by Tamil Nadu (1,30,261) and Delhi (1,09,140).

Coronavirus, which originated in China's Wuhan city in December last year, has so far spread to more than 200 countries. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared coronavirus a pandemic.

 

 
 

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