India reports 19,406 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, active cases come down to 1,34,793 – India Times Hindi News

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  • Active COVID-19 caseload has decreased by 571 cases in a 24-hour period
  • The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.96 per cent on August 6.
  • The total death toll in the country is now 5,26,649.

Updates on COVID-19 cases: 19,406 new cases of Novel Coronavirus have been registered in India in the last 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Saturday (August 6), the overall recovery rate reached around 98.50 per cent and the total recovery figure reached 4,34,65,552.

The total active cases of COVID-19 in India has come down to 1,34,793, showed data from the Ministry of Health today. The active cases registered yesterday stood at 1,35,364.

Active Case:

The active COVID-19 caseload has registered a decrease of 571 cases in the 24-hour period. The ministry said that active cases comprise 0.31 per cent of the total infections.

The total death toll in the country now stands at 5,26,649. In India, the first death due to the COVID pandemic was reported in March 2020.

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.96 per cent on August 6.

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Maharashtra COVID Tally:

Maharashtra on Friday reported 2,024 new coronavirus cases and five deaths, an increase of 162 infections from a day earlier. With this, the number of infected in the state increased to 80,55,989 and the death toll increased to 1,48,129, a health department official said. On Thursday, the state recorded 1,862 and seven deaths.

The five deaths include two each in Mumbai and Pune and one in Akola. Of the new cases reported during the day, 446 cases were registered in Mumbai. The number of recoveries rose by 2,190 to 78,95,954 in the last 24 hours, taking the state’s active caseload to 11,906.

Read also: 2,419 new covid cases reported in Delhi today, highest in 6 months

serial number Name of State/Union Territory active case OK / Discharge / Migrate deaths
gross change from yesterday cumulative change from yesterday cumulative
death during the day
1 Andaman and Nicobar Islands 41 6 10310 10 129
2 Andra Pradesh 1787 88 236704 319 14733
3 Arunachal Pradesh 367 22 65501 80 296
4 Assam 4745 728119 8022
5 A state in Eastern India 1023 38 831144 250 12284
6 Chandigarh 879 22 95085 148 1171
7 Chattisgarh 3513 4 1150849 428 14075 3
8 Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu 24 7 11521 4
9 Delhi 6876 701 1931590 1716 26327 2
10 Goa* 974 44 247975 112 3855
1 1 Gujarat 5992 254 1242561 1198 10975 3
12 Haryana 4097 397 1019460 657 10647 1
13 Himachal Pradesh 5227 173 294350 951 4173 2
14 Jammu and Kashmir 5133 142 458336 679 4776 2
15 Jharkhand 956 55 434399 180 5327
16 Karnataka 11403 336 3964998 1704 40155 2
17 Kerala*** 11786 558 6645250 1849 70548 1
18 Ladakh 97 14 28635 2 228
19 Lakshadweep 0 11363 52
20 Madhya Pradesh 1385 79 1038701 247 10758 1
21 Maharashtra 11906 171 7895954 2190 148129 5
22 Manipur 297 106 136865 152 2133
23 Meghalaya 723 32 93471 51 1609 1
24 Mizoram 1283 42 231938 223 711
25 Nagaland 68 7 34987 1 1 772 1
26 Orissa 5223 176 1302941 1011 9145 1
27 Puducherry 778 53 168740 136 1967
28 Punjab** 11318 460 747101 17827 1
29 Rajasthan Rajasthan 2607 276 1283866 153 9589 2
30 Sikkim 598 94 41522 193 474 1
31 Tamil Nadu 10598 389 3501916 1530 38033
32 Telangana 6418 61 814179 923 4111
33 Tripura 917 118 105394 234 934 2
34 Uttarakhand 2505 93 434289 237 7717 1
35 Uttar Pradesh 4243 243 2078254 634 23574 1
36 West Bengal 9006 942 2067284 1720 21389 5
gross# 134793 571 43465552 19928 526649 38
***Kerala: Additionally, 11 deaths are tallied by state (as per ICMR guidelines)
**Punjab: The reconciliation of death is being done on behalf of the state. Further details are awaited.
*Goa: The work of death reconciliation is being done by the state. Further details are awaited.

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