Odisha sees record one-day spike of 4,330 COVID-19 cases, death toll breaches 700-mark

Odisha sees record one-day spike of 4,330 COVID-19 cases, death toll breaches 700-mark

Sunday, 20 September 2020 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

Odisha on Sunday registered its highest single-day spike of 4,330 COVID-19 cases, which pushed the state's infection count to 1,79,880, a health department official said. The death toll rose to 701 with 10 more people succumbing to the infection, he said. "Regret to inform the demise of Ten #COVID19 positive patients while...

Over 190% rise in active COVID-19 cases in Delhi in a month

Over 190% rise in active COVID-19 cases in Delhi in a month

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Delhi increased by around 190 percent in a month with 84,087 people contracting the disease during the period, according to government data. There were 11,068 active COVID-19 cases on August 18. The number increased to a record 32,250 on Friday, an analysis of Delhi...

UP's COVID-19 tally rises to 3,48,517 with 5,827 new cases

UP's COVID-19 tally rises to 3,48,517 with 5,827 new cases

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Lucknow

With 5,827 fresh COVID-19 cases, the total number of those infected by the virus in Uttar Pradesh went up to 3,48,517 on Saturday. A total 4,953 fatalities have been reported in the state so far while the number of active cases stood at 66,874, Additional Chief Secretary Health, Amit Mohan Prasad. As...

Raj reports 813 new COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths

Raj reports 813 new COVID-19 cases, 7 deaths

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Jaipur

Seven deaths and 813 new coronavirus cases were reported in Rajasthan on Saturday. Two deaths were reported from Hanumangarh while Ajmer, Banswara, Jaipur, Jaisalmer and Sikar reported one death each, taking the total number of fatalities in the state to 1,315, according to an official report here. The cumulative number of positive...

Odisha reports 4,209 new COVID-19 cases, 9 fresh fatalities

Odisha reports 4,209 new COVID-19 cases, 9 fresh fatalities

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Bhubaneswar

Odisha's COVID-19 tally rose to 1,75,550 on Saturday as 4,209 more people tested positive for the infection, while nine fresh fatalities pushed the state's coronavirus death toll to 691, a health official said. As many as 2,441 new cases were reported in quarantine centres, while 1,768 infections were detected during contact...

Arunachal's COVID-19 tally crosses 7,000-mark with 183 new cases

Arunachal's COVID-19 tally crosses 7,000-mark with 183 new cases

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Itanagar

Arunachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally crossed the 7,000-mark on Saturday as 183 more people, including 28 security personnel, tested positive for the infection, a senior health official said. The fresh infections have taken the northeastern state's caseload to 7,005, he said. The Capital Complex region reported the highest number of new cases at...

Puducherry adds 543 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths take toll to 448

Puducherry adds 543 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths take toll to 448

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Puducherry

Puducherry reported 543 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday taking the overall tally in the union territory to 22,456. Eleven more people succumbed to the infection as the death toll rose to 448, Director of Health and Family Welfare S Mohan Kumar said. The fatality rate was two per cent while the recovery...

Telangana reports 2,123 new COVID-19 cases, nine deaths

Telangana reports 2,123 new COVID-19 cases, nine deaths

Saturday, 19 September 2020 | PTI | Hyderabad

Telangana added 2,123 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the total infection count to 1,69,169, while death toll rose to 1,025 with nine more fatalities. Out of the 2,123 fresh cases, 305 were reported from the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), followed by Rangareddy (185), Medchal Malkajgiri (149), Nalgonda (135), Karimnagar (112) and...

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