Coronavirus Highlights: India Reports 16,464 New Covid Cases, 39 Deaths

Coronavirus Highlights: The active COVID-19 cases increased to 1,43,676, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

Coronavirus Highlights: India Reports 16,464 New Covid Cases, 39 Deaths

India COVID-19 Highlights: The active cases comprise 1.6 per cent of the total infections

New Delhi:

India reported a total of 16,464 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the overall number of Covid-related infections in the country to 4,40,36,275.

The active COVID-19 cases increased to 1,43,989, according to the Union Health Ministry data

According to government data, India also reported 39 Covid-related fatalities on Sunday, taking the total number of deaths to 5,26,396.

The active cases comprise 1.6 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.5 per cent, the ministry said

Here are the highlights on Covid cases in India:

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Aug 01, 2022 23:07 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Chhattisgarh Records 518 Covid Cases
Chhattisgarh on Monday reported 518 COVID-19 cases at a positivity rate of 4.56 per cent, taking the tally to 11,66,421, while the death count increased by one to reach 14,067, an official said.

The recovery count stood at 11,48,873 after 493 people were discharged, leaving the state with 3,481 active cases, he said.

Aug 01, 2022 22:49 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Gujarat Reports 606 New Covid Cases
Gujarat reported 606 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the state's tally to 12,55,777, while one death took the count to 10,971, an official said on Monday.

The recovery count rose by 729 during this period to touch 12,38,393, leaving the state with an active tally of 6,413, he added.

Aug 01, 2022 22:19 (IST)
Delhi's Covid positivity rate highest in 6 months at 11.41%, 822 new cases: news agency PTI
Aug 01, 2022 22:03 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Telangana Reports 771 New Covid Cases
Telangana on Monday recorded 771 new COVID-19 cases, taking the statewide tally to 8,20,617.

Hyderabad district reported the highest number of cases with 289.

A health department bulletin said 581 people recuperated from the infection raising the cumulative number of recoveries till date to 8,10,773. The recovery rate stood at 98.80 per cent.

Aug 01, 2022 20:23 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Maharashtra Records 830 New Covid Cases
Maharashtra on Monday recorded 830 new COVID-19 cases, a sharp drop from the 1,849 patients detected a day earlier, which took the overall tally to 80,48,285, an official said.

The death count increased by one to reach 1,48,105, he said, adding this figure, too, was a dip from the three COVID-19-linked fatalities registered on Sunday.

Aug 01, 2022 19:50 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 397 New Covid Cases In Jammu And Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir recorded 397 fresh Covid cases on Monday that took the infection tally to 4,65,163, while one more fatality pushed the death toll to 4,772, officials said.

Of the new cases, 122 were reported from the Jammu division and 275 from the Kashmir valley, they said.

Aug 01, 2022 19:22 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Nagaland Reports 15 New Covid Cases
Nagaland on Monday reported 15 fresh COVID-19 infections, 12 more than the previous day, pushing the tally to 35,793, an official said.

The COVID-19 death toll rose to 771 as one more patient succumbed to the disease in Kohima district, he said. Wokha district reported three infections, Dimapur, Kohima, Longleng, Mokokchung and Mon districts reported two cases each and Kiphire and Zunheboto districts one infection each, out of the 151 samples tested, he said.

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Delhi Covid Positivity At 9.35%, Cases Above 1,000 For 5th Day In A Row
Delhi recorded 1,263 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday while the positivity rate rose to 9.35 percent, showed the data shared by the health department.
Aug 01, 2022 15:06 (IST)
16,464 Covid Cases In India, 24 Virus-Related Deaths In A Day
India added 16,464 new coronavirus infections taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,40,36,275, while the active cases increased to 1,43,989, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday.
Aug 01, 2022 14:04 (IST)
797 fresh Covid-19 cases, 1 death in Odisha

Odisha recorded 797 new Covid-19 cases and one death due to the infection on Monday, the health department said. There are 6,732 active cases, out of which 1,546 are in Sundargarh and 1,240 in Khurda, according to the bulletin issued by the department.

The test positivity rate was 4.31 per cent with the new cases detected out of 18,475 samples. As many as 134 children were among the new patients.
Aug 01, 2022 13:31 (IST)
Pakistan reports 656 fresh COVID-19 cases
Pakistan on Monday registered 656 fresh COVID-19 cases and one coronavirus-related death, as per the data by the country's National Institute of Health (NIH). With this, the COVID positivity rate in the country stood at 3.35%, ARY News reported citing the institution's data.

According to the NIH, 161 COVID-19 patients are being treated in the Intensive Care Units (ICU) across the country at different medical facilities.
Aug 01, 2022 12:41 (IST)
62 new COVID-19 cases in Mizoram

Mizoram reported 62 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, 74 less than the previous day, with the state's tally increasing to 2,32,800, a health department official said. The toll remained unchanged at 710 as no new fatality was reported since Sunday.

Lunglei district reported the maximum number of fresh cases at 22, followed by Aizawl and Serchhip at 11 each, the official said.

The single-day positivity rate dipped to 19.25 per cent from 25.14 per cent the previous day, he said.

Aug 01, 2022 11:51 (IST)
Assam reports one death, 60 new COVID-19 cases
Assam reported one death due to COVID-19 and 60 new positive cases during the last 24 hours, the National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin said on Monday. The lone death was reported from Tinsukia taking the count to 6,670 while 1347 corona positive patients have died due to other reasons since April, 2020, it said.

The 60 new cases were detected from among 950 samples tested, which is considerably lower than the previous day's 520 new cases detected from 8,112 samples tested.
Aug 01, 2022 10:28 (IST)
Maharashtra Covid cases: Thane district logs 106 new cases

Thane district in Maharashtra reported 106 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 7,34,219, a health official said on Monday. The district is left with 758 active cases while 7,22,181COVID-19 patients have recovered so far.

With no fresh death due to the infection, the fatality toll stood at 11,927 as of Sunday, he added.
Aug 01, 2022 10:02 (IST)
Coronavirus Live Updates: 16,464 New Covid Cases In India, 39 Virus-Related Deaths

India reported a total of 16,464 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the overall number of Covid-related infections in the country to 4,40,36,275.

The active COVID-19 cases increased to 1,43,989, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

Aug 01, 2022 05:53 (IST)
West Bengal Reports 1,011 New Covid Cases

West Bengal's Covid tally rose to 20,93,891 on Sunday as 1,011 more people tested positive for the infection, a health bulletin said.

Seven more patients died due to the infection, pushing the total count to 21,366.

The number of active cases dipped to 15,314 from 16,699 on the previous day as 2,389 more people were cured of the disease, taking the total number of recoveries to 20,57,211.
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