COVID-19: Daily new cases dip below 20,000

COVID-19: Daily new cases dip below 20,000

Tuesday, 29 December 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The daily new coronavirus infections in India dipped below 20,000 for the third time this month taking the COVID-19 caseload to 1,02,24,303, while the recoveries crossed 98 lakh, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday. A total of 16,432 new infections were reported in a span of 24 hours, the...

48 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death in Puducherry

48 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death in Puducherry

Sunday, 27 December 2020 | PTI | Puducherry

The COVID-19 tally in the Union Territory of Puducherry rose to 37,995 with the addition of 48 new cases, while one more fatality took the toll to 631, the government said on Sunday. As many as 43 patients were discharged from various hospitals in the last 24 hours ending 10 am...

Thane district's COVID-19 count rises by 331, death toll by 7

Thane district's COVID-19 count rises by 331, death toll by 7

Sunday, 27 December 2020 | PTI | Thane

With the addition of 331 Coronavirus positive cases, the infection count in Thane district of Maharashtra mounted to 2,41,473, an official said on Sunday. These new cases were reported on Saturday, he said. As the virus claimed the lives of seven persons, the death toll in the district rose to 5,924. The...

COVID-19: 18,732 new cases take India's virus tally to 1,01,87,850

COVID-19: 18,732 new cases take India's virus tally to 1,01,87,850

Sunday, 27 December 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

India's COVID-19 tally of cases climbed to 1,01,87,850 with 18,732 new cases in a day, while 97,61,538 people have recuperated so far pushing the national recovery rate to 95.82 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The death toll climbed to 1,47,622 with the novel coronavirus virus...

472 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths in Telangana

472 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths in Telangana

Sunday, 27 December 2020 | PTI | Hyderabad

Telangana reported 472 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to over 2.84 lakh, while two fatalities pushed the toll to 1,531, the state government said on Sunday. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) accounted for most number of cases with 106, followed by Medchal Malkajgiri and Rangareddy with 45 and 44 respectively,...

COVID-19: Delhi records 655 fresh cases, lowest since Aug 16; positivity rate 0.98 pc

COVID-19: Delhi records 655 fresh cases, lowest since Aug 16; positivity rate 0.98 pc

Saturday, 26 December 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Delhi recorded 655 fresh COVID-19 cases, the lowest in over four months, and 30 more fatalities due to the disease on Saturday, even as the positivity rate stood at 0.98 per cent, authorities said. The case tally mounted to over 6.22 lakh in the city and the death toll due to...

Nagpur district reports 322 new COVID-19 cases, 360 recoveries

Nagpur district reports 322 new COVID-19 cases, 360 recoveries

Saturday, 26 December 2020 | PTI | Nagpur

Nagpur district in Maharashtra on Saturday reported 322 fresh coronavirus positive cases, taking the count of infections to 1,21,988, an official release said. With six more persons succumbing to the viral disease, the overall death toll in the district rose to 3,890, it said. A total of 360 people were discharged in...

Decline in India's active COVID-19 caseload due to rise in recoveries, lower daily cases: Govt

Decline in India's active COVID-19 caseload due to rise in recoveries, lower daily cases: Govt

Saturday, 26 December 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The exponential rise in COVID-19 recoveries in tandem with lower daily infections has resulted in a consistent decline in India's active caseload, which presently stands at 2,81,667, the Union Health Ministry said on Saturday. The active cases comprise 2.77 per cent of the country's total infections, it said. India's total number of recovered...

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