India records 2,73,810 new COVID cases, pushing overall tally to over 1.50 crores

A total of 1,78,769 deaths have been reported so far in the country, though the health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities

TThe COVID cases of India is keep on surging in India, it has recorded another highest single-day surge of 2,73,810 coronavirus cases taking the overall cases to 1,50,61,919. There were also a record 1,619 new fatalities in the same period pushing the nationwide death toll to 1,78,769 as of today.


India's total tally of COVID-19 cases crossed the 1.50-crore mark with around 25 lakh cases being added in just 15 days, while active cases surpassed the 19-lakh mark on Monday. 


The national COVID-19 recovery rate has dropped to 86 per cent. The number of discharges in the last 24 hours stood at 1,44,178 taking the total recoveries to 1,29,53,821.


New fatalities of 1,619 are reported from following states:- include 503 from Maharashtra, 170 from Chhattisgarh, 161 from Delhi, 127 from Uttar Pradesh, 110 from Gujarat, 81 from Karnataka, 68 from Punjab, 66 from  Madhya Pradesh, 50 from Jharkhand, 42 each from Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu, 29 from Haryana, 28 from West Bengal and 25 from Kerala.


Apart from that a total of 1,78,769 deaths have been reported so far in the country including 60,473 from Maharashtra, 13,351 from Karnataka, 13,113 from Tamil Nadu, 12,121 from Delhi, 10,568 from West Bengal, 9,830 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,902 from Punjab and 7,410 from Andhra Pradesh. Though the health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities.


Meanwhile, India has vaccinated 12,38,52,566 people and 26,78,94,549 samples have been tested up to April 18 with 13,56,133  samples being tested on Sunday.

 

he COVID cases of India is keep on surging in India, it has recorded another highest single-day surge of 2,73,810 coronavirus cases taking the overall cases to 1,50,61,919. There were also a record 1,619 new fatalities in the same period pushing the nationwide death toll to 1,78,769 as of today.


India's total tally of COVID-19 cases crossed the 1.50-crore mark with around 25 lakh cases being added in just 15 days, while active cases surpassed the 19-lakh mark on Monday. 


The national COVID-19 recovery rate has dropped to 86 per cent. The number of discharges in the last 24 hours stood at 1,44,178 taking the total recoveries to 1,29,53,821.


New fatalities of 1,619 are reported from following states:- include 503 from Maharashtra, 170 from Chhattisgarh, 161 from Delhi, 127 from Uttar Pradesh, 110 from Gujarat, 81 from Karnataka, 68 from Punjab, 66 from  Madhya Pradesh, 50 from Jharkhand, 42 each from Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu, 29 from Haryana, 28 from West Bengal and 25 from Kerala.


Apart from that a total of 1,78,769 deaths have been reported so far in the country including 60,473 from Maharashtra, 13,351 from Karnataka, 13,113 from Tamil Nadu, 12,121 from Delhi, 10,568 from West Bengal, 9,830 from Uttar Pradesh, 7,902 from Punjab and 7,410 from Andhra Pradesh. Though the health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities.


Meanwhile, India has vaccinated 12,38,52,566 people and 26,78,94,549 samples have been tested up to April 18 with 13,56,133  samples being tested on Sunday.

 

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