Corona rampage continued in India which is now the country with third highest coronavirus cases in the world. While the country’s total caseload is inching toward 15 lakh positive cases-mark, 47,704 news positive cases & 654 deaths are registered across the states in the last 24 hours.
According to the recent health bulletin issued by the Union Health Ministry, total Covid-19 positive cases stand at 14,83,157, including 4,96,988 active cases, 9,52,744 cured/discharged/migrated.
On the other hand, India so far recorded 33,425 fatalities in contrary to the rise in recovery rate which now stands at 64.2 per cent.
While Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Delhi and Gujarat continued to record the highest number of cases, states like Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh have been registering sharp spike in the number of cases.
A total of 5,28,000 samples were tested for Covid-19 across the country on July 27, confided the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
Meanwhile, Andhra Pradesh crossed the one lakh positive cases-mark on Monday with 6,051 new cases. Andhra stands at the fourth position in the country, next only to Maharashtra which has 375,799 cases.
Telangana on the other hand, registered 1,473 cases while the state has reached 55,532 including 12,955 active cases.