According to the Union Health Ministry Coronavirus pandemic in India has risen to 27,892, and the total number of deaths due to Coronavirus has reached to 872 on Monday.
Among 872 deaths Maharashtra tops the tally with 342 fatalities, followed by Gujarat at 151, Madhya Pradesh at 103 and Delhi at 54, Rajasthan at 33 and Andhra Pradesh at 31.
As per the ministry the active number of Coronavirus cases stood at 20,835 while 6,184 people were cured and discharged, and one patient has migrated. The total number of cases includes 111 foreign nationals.
On Sunday evening the total number of 46 deaths due to Coronavirus was reported among which 11 cases were from Maharashtra, 18 from Gujarat, 4 from Madhya Pradesh, 2 from West Bengal 1 each from Punjab, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. And the death toll in Uttar Pradesh has reached to 29, 26 in Telengana, 24 in Tamil Nadu, 20 in West Bengal while Karantaka has reported 19 deaths due to COVID-19.
So far Punjab has registered 18 fatalities. The Coronavirus disease has claimed six lives in Jammu and Kashmir, four in Kerala while Jharkhand and Haryana have recorded three COVID-19 deaths each. According to the ministry data Bihar has reported two deaths, while Himachal Pradesh, Odisha and Assam, Meghalaya, have reported one fatality each.
The highest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases are from Maharashtra at 8,068 followed by Gujarat at 3,301, Delhi at 2,918, Rajasthan at 2,185, Madhya Pradesh at 2,096 and Tamil Nadu at 1,885, according to the Ministry’s data.
In Uttar Pradesh the number of Coronavirus cases has gone up to 1,868, 1,097 in Andhra Pradesh and 1,002 in Telangana. COVID-19 Cases have also risen to 649 in West Bengal, 503 in Karnataka, 313 in Punjab and 289 in Haryana, 523 in Jammu and Kashmir.
The total number of 274 Coronavirus cases has reported from Bihar, while Odisha has 103 cases. Eighty-two people have been infected with the virus in Jharkhand and 50 in Uttarakhand. Himachal Pradesh has 40 cases, Chhattisgarh has 37 cases and Assam has registered 36 infections each so far. Meghalaya has reported 12 cases, and Goa and Puducherry have seven Covid-19 cases each. Manipur and Tripura have two cases each, while Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh have reported a case each. Andaman and Nicobar Islands has 33 Covid-19 cases while Chandigarh has 30 cases and Ladakh has reported 20 infections so far.
-Davinder Singh, NMTV News