5 new Coronavirus cases in Maharashtra; total rises to 112; India total Covid-19 count increases to 581
With India under total lockdown for 21 days in a bid to combat coronavirus spread,the
total number of Covid-19 patients has shot over 570on Wednesday. The death toll
currently stands at 11. There are 20 new cases across the country as of Wednesday
morning, which takes the total count of people infected to 581. There have also
been new cases in Mizoram, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.
The Health Ministry has stated that there were 52 new cases of coronavirus
on Tuesday. India also saw the highest surge in infections on Monday, standing
About five people tested positive for Covid-19 in Indore, Madhya
Pradesh, on Wednesday morning. Out of these, four are from Indore and
one is from Ujjain. The total in Madhya Pradesh is now 14.
InUttar Pradesh,there are35 positive cases in all
and this includes a foreign national. In Pilibhit, a 33-year-old resident
tested positive on Wednesday. The King George's Medical University in Lucknow
claimed that this patient did not have a travel history and is a confirmed contact
In Gujarat as well, there are three new coronavirus positive cases
and the total confirmed cases now stand at 38.
The count in Maharashtra has increased to 112 with five
fresh cases on Wednesday. With the death of a 65-year-old coronavirus patient in
Mumbai on Tuesday, the death toll due to the viral infection has climbed to three
in the metropolis. With 107 cases, Maharashtra has thus far accounted for the
highest number of coronavirus infections. This is followed by Kerala at105.
A resident of Mizoram has alsotested positive for Covid-19 and is admitted at
Zoram Medical College.
The first Covid-19 case in the North East is a 23-year-old woman from Manipur
positive on Tuesday. There are also 41 cases of Coronavirus in Karnataka
and 39 in Telangana. The number of cases in Rajasthan
to 32, which includes 22 foreigners.
The number of cases in Delhi is 29 currently including one foreigner.
There are 30 cases in Haryana, including 14 foreigners.
Punjab has 29 cases and Ladakh stands at13 cases. On the other hand,Tamil Nadu
has reported 18 cases, which includes two foreigners.
About 9 caseshavebeenreported from West
Bengaland Andhra Pradesh has 7 patients. There are
six reported cases in Chandigarh.
The tally in Jammu and Kashmirclimbed to 7 with 3 more
cases on Tuesday, while five cases have been recorded in Uttarakhand.
Himachal Pradesh, Bihar and Odishahave 2 cases
while there is 1 each in Puducherry, Manipur and Chhattisgarh.