Coronavirus Highlights: India Logs 20,279 New Covid Cases, 36 Deaths In 24 Hours

India COVID-19 Highlights: The active cases comprise 0.33 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.47 per cent, the ministry said.

Coronavirus Highlights: India Logs 20,279 New Covid Cases, 36 Deaths In 24 Hours

India COVID-19 Highlights: The national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.47%

New Delhi:

India recorded a total of 20,279 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's overall Covid tally to 4,38,88,755. The active cases increased to 1,52,200, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

The death count climbed to 5,26,033 with 36 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.

The active cases comprise 0.35 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.45 per cent, the ministry said.

Here are the Highlights on coronavirus cases in India:

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Jul 24, 2022 23:35 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Tamil Nadu Logs 1,945 New COVID-19 Cases
Tamil Nadu reported 1,945 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours, said the health bulletin by the state Health Department on Sunday.

With this, the active cases in Tamil Nadu stand at 15,409.


Jul 24, 2022 22:25 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Chhattisgarh Records 196 Covid Cases
Chhattisgarh on Sunday reported 196 COVID-19 cases at a positivity rate of 4.91 per cent, taking the tally to 11,62,588, while the death toll increased by one to reach 14,057, an official said.

The recovery count increased by 212 to touch 11,44,718, leaving the state with 3,813 active cases, he said.

Jul 24, 2022 21:52 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Madhya Pradesh Records 237 Covid Cases
The COVID-19 tally in Madhya Pradesh reached 10,48,295 on Sunday after the detection of 237 cases, an official said.

The death count remained at 10,747 with no death reported in the last 24 hours, he added.

The positivity rate, or cases detected per 100 tests, came down to 3.13 per cent from 3.2 per cent the previous day, the official said.

The recovery count increased by 209 to touch 10,36,006, leaving the state with 1,542 active cases, the official informed.

Jul 24, 2022 21:33 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Gujarat Reports 842 Covid Cases
Gujarat on Sunday reported 842 fresh COVID-19 cases, including 250 in Ahmedabad district, taking the overall tally of infections to 12,48,487, the state health department said.

A total of 598 patients were discharged in the last 24 hours, which raised the number of recoveries in Gujarat to 12,31,813 so far, leaving the state with 5,714 active cases.

With no new COVID-19 fatality, the death count in the state remained unchanged at 10,960, a health department release said.

Jul 24, 2022 21:03 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Tripura Records 446 Covid Cases, 1 Related Death
Tripura on Sunday reported 446 new COVID-19 cases, 230 more than the previous day, with the tally mounting to 1,04,728, a health department bulletin said.

The death count rose to 922 as one more person succumbed to the infection in the last 24 hours, it said.

The fresh COVID fatality was reported at GB Pant Hospital here, and the patient had other ailments, a health department official said.

Jul 24, 2022 20:34 (IST)
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Jul 24, 2022 19:45 (IST)
Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Mumbai Records 238 Covid Cases, 2 Related Deaths
Mumbai on Sunday recorded 238 COVID-19 cases and two deaths, taking the tally in the metropolis to 11,22,912 and the toll to 19,640, a civic official said.

The addition to the tally was less than the 266 recorded a day earlier, he pointed out.

Only 33 of the new cases are symptomatic, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation official added.

Jul 24, 2022 18:48 (IST)
Jul 24, 2022 16:09 (IST)
Does Centre Foresee Any New Covid Wave? Here's What It Said In Parliament
Given the emergence of COVID-19 variants with variable transmissibility and other public health implications, the Union health ministry is closely following the Covid trajectory globally and in the country, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
Jul 24, 2022 15:40 (IST)
Tripura Chief Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Wednesday said he tested positive for COVID-19.
Jul 24, 2022 12:44 (IST)
Jul 24, 2022 11:42 (IST)
Booster doses, COVID-appropriate behaviour key to check virus spread, says expert
The country is in a "strong position" with the COVID-19 situation in view of high vaccine coverage, though the present surge in cases in some states indicate that the virus is still around, an expert has said.

Administering booster doses and following COVID-appropriate behaviour are important to not let the virus have a free run, said Rakesh Mishra, former director of city-based CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB).
Jul 24, 2022 11:01 (IST)
Assam logs 736 new COVID-19 cases, one death

Assam registered 736 new COVID-19 cases, 64 less than the previous day, pushing the tally to 7,34,748 the National Health Mission (NHM) said.

During the last 24 hours, one person died due to COVID-19 in Sonitpur district. With this, the total number of deaths of COVID-19 infected people rose to 8,013, including 1,347 with co-morbidities, the NHM bulletin said on Saturday.

The state's positivity rate marginally increased to 10.77 per cent as 6,833 samples were tested for COVID-19 on Saturday, the daily media bulletin said.
Jul 24, 2022 10:27 (IST)
New Zealand records 5,535 new community cases of COVID-19

New Zealand reported 5,535 new community cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, said the Ministry of Health in a statement.

The seven-day rolling average of community case numbers of COVID-19 in New Zealand now sits at 8,563. The ministry also reported 720 current hospitalizations including 21 cases in ICU (intensive care unit) or HDU (High Dependency Unit), and 14 deaths of COVID-19 on Sunday.

In addition, there were 318 new cases of COVID-19 that have recently travelled overseas, according to the ministry.
Jul 24, 2022 10:23 (IST)
Active Covid cases rise to 1, 52,200 from 1,50,100: Union Health Ministry.
Jul 24, 2022 10:22 (IST)
Maharashtra Covid cases: Thane records 122 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death

Maharashtra's Thane district has reported 122 new COVID-19 cases, taking its infection tally to 7,33,358, a health official said on Sunday.
With the addition of the latest cases on Saturday, the district currently has 904 active COVID-19 cases, he said.

One death was also reported on Saturday, raising the district's COVID-19 fatality toll to 11,925, he said.

The recovery count in Thane has reached 7,22,856, the official added.
Jul 24, 2022 10:21 (IST)
20,279 New Covid Cases In India, 36 Virus-Related Deaths

India recorded a total of 20,279 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's overall Covid tally to 4,38,88,755. The active cases increased to 1,52,200, according to the Union Health Ministry data.

The death count climbed to 5,26,033 with 36 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.

The active cases comprise 0.35 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.45 per cent, the ministry said.

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