COVID-19: India Records 26,506 Cases, 475 Deaths
New Delhi: India records 26,506 COVID-19 cases pushing its tally to 7,93,802 in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry data.
The number of recoveries stands at 4,95,51, while there are 2,76,685 active cases of coronavirus infection presently in the country, the updated data at 8 am showed.
“Thus, around 62.42 per cent of patients have recovered so far,” an official said. The total number of confirmed cases included foreigners.
Of the 475 deaths, 219 are from Maharashtra, 65 from Tamil Nadu, 45 from Delhi, 27 from West Bengal, 17 from Uttar Pradesh, 16 from Karnataka, 15 from Gujarat, 13 from Andhra Pradesh, 9 from Rajasthan, eight from Bihar, seven from Telangana, six from Assam, five each from Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab, four from Odisha and one from Chhattisgarh, Goa, Jhakhand and Meghalaya.