Coronavirus Upate: 1990 positive Cases reported in 24 Hours
Covid-19 +ive cases are increasing in the country, as many as 1990 cases were newly reported and 49 new deaths in India in the last 24 hours. This is seen as a big spike. Thus the total count of Coronavirus +ive cases stood at 26,496 and the total deaths reported are at 824.
Total number of Covid-19 cases in India crossed the 26000 mark on Sunday with nearly 2000 fresh Coronavirus cases reported from across the country in a span of 24 hours.
Majority of the coronavirus cases were reported in Maharashtra, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh. In Maharashtra, 7628 +ive cases were reported of which 323 deaths were reported. After Maharashtra, Gujarat is the next highest with total number of covid-19 cases is at 3071 of which 133 have died.
Andhra Pradesh reported 81 new +ive cases reported in the last 24 hours. The total number of COVID-19 +ive cases in Andhra Pradesh state rises to 1097, that includes 31 deaths and 231 discharged. In Telangana state , the positive covid-19 cases reached 991, 26 people died and 280 people recovered. UP reported two more coronavirus deaths on Sunday, taking their number to 29 as 50 new coronavirus cases in the state.
In Delhi, the total positive cases are 2625 and 54 have died. 40 of the health care staff in the Babu Jagjivan Ram Memorial Hospital in Jahangirpuri has tested positive for the COVID-19.
This is a Delhi government-run hospital with 100-bed capacity has now become a Covid-19 hot spot. The hospital receives around 2,000 people in its outpatient clinics a day.
According to the Delhi governmentâ€™s daily health bulletin, almost 66% of COVID-19 cases in Delhi are below the age of 50 and 18% cases are recorded among those above the age of 60.