With 45,209 new COVID-19 cases and 501 deaths in the last 24 hours, the total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 90.95 lakh on Sunday morning, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said.
The total coronavirus cases mounted to 90,95,807 with 45,209 infections being reported in a day, while the death toll climbed to 1,33,227 with 501 new fatalities, the Union Health Ministry data showed.
This is the fifteenth consecutive day when India reported less than 50,000 cases in a day. The last time daily new cases crossed the 50,000-threshold was on November 7.
The number of active cases remained below five lakh for the twelfth consecutive day. There are 4,40,962 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country as on date, which comprises 4.85 per cent of the total caseload, as per the data.
The total recoveries have surged to 85,21,617 pushing the national recovery rate to 93.69 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.46 per cent.
As per the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 10,75,326 COVID-19 samples were tested on Saturday. With this, a total of 13,17,33,134 samples have been tested for the coronavirus so far.Oxford COVID-19 vaccine to be priced at Rs 1,000 for two doses: SII CEO Adar Poonawalla
The Health Ministry stressed that more than 70 percent of the COVID-19 deaths occurred due to comorbidities. "Our figures are being reconciled with the ICMR," the ministry said on its website, adding that state-wise distribution of figures is subject to further verification and reconciliation.
Here's state-wise list of active cases and deaths:
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: 142 (Total cases), 61 (Deaths)
Andhra Pradesh: 14,770 (Total cases), 6927 (Deaths)
Arunachal Pradesh: 1051 (Total cases), 49 (Deaths)
Assam: 3232 (Total cases), 973 (Deaths)
Bihar: 5082 (Total cases), 1216 (Deaths)
Chandigarh: 1135 (Total cases), 258 (Deaths)
Chhattisgarh: 20,659 (Total cases), 2713 (Deaths)
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu: 39 (Total cases), 2 (Deaths)
Delhi: 39,741 (Total cases), 8270 (Deaths)
Goa: 1261 (Total cases), 675 (Deaths)
Gujarat: 13,285 (Total cases), 3846 (Deaths)
Haryana: 20,325 (Total cases), 2163 (Deaths)
Himachal Pradesh: 7070 (Total cases), 518 (Deaths)
Jammu and Kashmir: 5720 (Total cases), 1624 (Deaths)
Jharkhand: 2430 (Total cases), 945 (Deaths)
Karnataka: 24,733 (Total cases), 11,641 (Deaths)
Kerala: 66,982 (Total cases), 2022 (Deaths)
Ladakh: 912 (Total cases), 98 (Deaths)
Madhya Pradesh: 11,192 (Total cases), 3149 (Deaths)
Maharashtra: 80,878 (Total cases), 46,573 (Deaths)
Manipur: 2972 (Total cases), 233 (Deaths)
Meghalaya: 925 (Total cases), 108 (Deaths)
Mizoram: 485 (Total cases), 5 (Deaths)
Nagaland: 1375 (Total cases), 57 (Deaths)
Odisha: 6790 (Total cases), 1625 (Deaths)
Puducherry: 602 (Total cases), 609 (Deaths)
Punjab: 6561 (Total cases), 4595 (Deaths)
Rajasthan: 21,951 (Total cases), 2146 (Deaths)
Sikkim: 289 (Total cases), 98 (Deaths)
Tamil Nadu: 12,916 (Total cases), 11,586 (Deaths)
Telangana: 11,643 (Total cases), 1430 (Deaths)
Tripura: 870 (Total cases), 366 (Deaths)
Uttarakhand: 4082 (Total cases), 1146 (Deaths)
Uttar Pradesh: 23,471 (Total cases), 7524 (Deaths)
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