With highest single-day spike of 95,735 cases, India's COVID-19 tally reaches 44,65,864

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Today, India reported its highest single-day spike of 95,735 new cases of coronavirus, setting a global record.


With an increase of 95,735 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the coronavirus count in India has crossed 44 lakhs mark on Thursday.

In the past 24 hours, India has recorded 95,735 coronavirus cases, taking its total count to 44,65,864 

Meanwhile, 1,172 patients succumbed to the deadly contagious disease, taking the fatalities count to 75,062.

According to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of active cases in the country is 9,19,018. Meanwhile 34,71,784 persons have been cured/discharged/migrated.

Maharashtra continues to be the worst affected state. The state has reported 23,816 new cases on Wednesday, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases to 9,67,349. There are 2,52,734 active cases, 6,86,462 recoveries and 27,787 fatalities.

Andhra Pradesh is the second worst-hit state, followed by Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi.

In Andhra Pradesh, the cumulative count of coronavirus cases stands at 5,27,512 with 97,271 active cases, 4,25,607 recoveries and 4,634 fatalities.

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.

India has overtaken Brazil to become the second worst-affected country by the coronavirus pandemic in the world.

The United States is the worst-affected country across the globe with over 6 million infections and more than 1 million deaths. 

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