As the corona graph in the country continues to take gradual decrease, Indian states and union territories logged 86,508 new cases on Wednesday, as the corona tally crossed 5.7 million-mark. According to the latest reports from the union health ministry, corona tally of India now stands at 5,732,519 including 9,66,382 active cases, 46,74,988 cured/discharged/migrated
While Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, infections are rising rapidly in states like Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. On the other hand, total fatalities reached 91,149 with 1,129 deaths in the last 24 hours. 49 deaths. Yet, India’s recovery rate continues to rise and now stands at 80.1 per cent.
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The aggregate number of coronavirus positive cases increased to 6,46,530 in Andhra Pradesh as 7,228 were added afresh on Wednesday. While 45 more succumbed the death toll taking the gross toll to 5,506. Meanwhile, Telangana added 2,176 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the total infection count to 1,79,246, while the death toll rose to 1,077 with 8 more fatalities.