Daily News Covid-19: Nearly 1.6L cases, 3,200 deaths in 1st week...

Covid-19: Nearly 1.6L cases, 3,200 deaths in 1st week of July | India News – Times of India

-

- Advertisment -


76844245

A healthcare worker collects nasal sample from a child for Covid-19 Rapid antigen testing in Hira Nagar Contai…Read More

India recorded more than 1.57 lakh Covid-19 cases and 3,236 deaths from the virus in the first week of July alone, in the worst seven days of the pandemic in the country in terms of infections.
Fresh cases rose to over 23,000 on Tuesday after dipping to around 22,000 the previous day, while the day’s death toll was 473. With this, the country’s total Covid-19 caseload stood at 7.43 lakh, a day after crossing the 7-lakh mark, as per data collated from state governments.
The death toll stood at 20,628 while the number of recoveries was over 4.56 lakh and the active cases more than 2.65 lakh.
While the worst-hit states of Maharashtra (5,134 new cases), Tamil Nadu (3,616) and Delhi (2,008) reported a drop in numbers, infections touched a new single-day high in Uttar Pradesh, which reported 1,346 cases, Gujarat (778), Rajasthan (716) and Odisha (571).
Maharashtra, however, added over 200 deaths (224) for the second day in a row, with the toll rising in Mumbai to 64. The total deaths from the pandemic in Mumbai crossed 5,000 on Tuesday. The city has a higher toll than China, where the virus had originated.
While the toll in China stood at 4,634 on Tuesday, Mumbai reached 5,002 deaths. The city accounts for a quarter of the country’s 20,160 Covid-19 deaths. Bengaluru reported 800 infections on Tuesday.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

FAKE ALERT: Guernsey marine ambulance passed off as boat ambulance launched by Maharashtra government – Times of India

CLAIMBrihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s health committee chairman Amey Ghole posted photo of a marine ambulance to claim that it...

‘BSNL employees are traitors’: Anantkumar Hegde stirs row | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde has stirred a controversy by saying that BSNL employees

Lebanon blast: political game changer or hollow blow?

Firecrackers thrown by protesters explode in front of riot police amid clashes in the vicinity of the parliame...Read...

Passenger Vehicles sales in July down by 3.86%, industry sees ‘green shoots’ – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Passenger Vehicles sales in domestic market in July plunged by 3.86 per cent at 1,82,779 units...
- Advertisement -

Exam time: Don’t make students suffer from turf war between UGC and states

The longer the UGC and states wrangle away over whether degrees can be awarded while cancelling final year...

WTA Tour: WTA players adjust to new normal in their first event since March | Tennis News – Times of India

LEXINGTON: Marie Bouzkova expected some adjustment to her first tennis tournament in nearly six months. First was the...

Must read

- Advertisement -

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you