India records biggest one-day spike of almost 17,000 cases on Thursday after the nation noticed 16,922 new Covid positive cases and 418 deaths in 24 hours.
spike of as many as 16,922 new cases of novel coronavirus pushed India’s Covid tally to 4.73 lakh on Thursday morning.
The demise toll due to coronavirus in India climbed to 14,894 after a minimum of 418 deaths had been recorded within the final 24 hours, ending Thursday morning. LIVE UPDATES HERE
According to the Union Health Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the Covid-19 tally in India rose to 4,73,105. The mixed tally consists of 1,86,514 active cases, whereas 2,71,697 have recovered or discharged from hospitals.
Delhi has, in the meantime, surpassed Mumbai because the worst-hit metropolis within the nation. Of the 4 metropolitan cities, Delhi now has the highest number of cases. On Thursday, Delhi’s coronavirus tally rose to over 70,390, surpassing Mumbai.
On Wednesday, 14,476 folks examined positive for coronavirus in a single day, which took India’s Covid-19 tally to 4,56,183 whereas the demise toll rose neared 15,000 with 465 new fatalities, in response to the Union Health Ministry information.
India is the fourth worst-hit nation by the pandemic after the US, Brazil and Russia. According to the Johns Hopkins University, which has been compiling COVID-19 data from everywhere in the world, India is on the eighth position by way of the demise toll.