Coronavirus India Updates: Number of Cases Rise to Reach 12,759, Death Toll Climbs to 420

The novel coronavirus pandemic has infected more than 2 million people and killed over 1.3 lakh patients across the globe, according to the John Hopkins University tracker.

In India too, the number of cases has crossed the 12,000-mark. There are now 12,759 total cases of Covid-19 in the country. While active cases stand at 10,824, as many as 1,514 people have been cured and discharged and one had migrated, the Health and Family Welfare’s update states.

Here Are the Latest Updates on Coronavirus Epidemic in India:

 The total number of coronavirus rose further in the day to reach 12,759, while the death toll rose to 420, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said.

A total of 325 districts in India have not reported even a single case of Covid-19, says Lav Agrawal, Joint Secretary in Union Ministry of Health.

– As many as 941 fresh Covid-19 cases were reported in India on Thursday, taking the total to 12,380, while the death toll climbed to 414 as 37 deaths were reported in last 24 hours.

Mumbai has now recorded 35% less cases and only 2 deaths, which is its lowest tally since 11 days. Patients have also recovered in Worli, which is Mumbai’s biggest hotspot.

Covid-19 positive cases crosses 300-mark in Karnataka as 34 new cases reported today.

Nine more Covid-19 cases were reported in Haryana today (8 in Panchkula and 1 in Palwal). Total number of coronavirus positive cases in the state at 213, including 14 Italian nationals, said the State Health Department

Coronavirus cases in Madhya Pradesh cross 1,000-mark, as Indore tally climbs to 586 and Bhopal 168.

Total cases in Maharashtra crossed the 3000-mark with 3,081 coronavirus cases.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy said that state reported 25 new cases of coronavirus and one death due to the virus today.

Another person has died in Rajasthan due to coronavirus — taking the tally to 13 — a 70-year-old woman in Kota, who had conditions of co-morbidity. The number of cases in the state has risen to 1,076.

A total of 19 more coronavirus positive cases have been reported in Agra. The total number of positive cases in the district rises to 167, said Agra District Magistrate Prabhu N Singh.

A 66-year-old man from Bengaluru, who had tested positive for coronavirus, died today. He was was on ventilator support since 10 April. This is the 13th Covid-19 death in the state, Karnataka health Department stated.

Three more patients succumbed to coronavirus in Gujarat in the last 12 hours, taking the death toll in the state to 36, an official said on Thursday. These deaths were reported from Kutch, Ahmedabad and Botad districts, state principal secretary (health) Jayanti Ravi said.

Of the total 414 deaths, Maharashtra tops the tally with 187 fatalities, followed by Madhya Pradesh at 53, Gujarat at 33, Delhi at 32 and Telengana at 18.

According to the ministry’s data updated in the morning, the highest number of confirmed cases in the country is from Maharashtra at 2,916, followed by Delhi at 1,578 and Tamil Nadu at 1,242.

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