India entered the 15th day of the 21-day coronavirus lockdown on Wednesday. The total number of Covid-19 cases in the country soared to 5,194.
As per the data released by the Ministry of Health, there are 4,643 active coronavirus cases in the country while 149 people have lost their lives to the deadly contagion. The good news is that as many as 401 people have been cured or discharged across the nation.
Here’s a look at statewise breakup of coronavirus cases, fatalities and recoveries in various states.
With 1018 Covid-19 active cases, Maharashtra has registered the highest number of coronavirus cases in the country. The state has recorded 64 deaths so far while 79 patients have recovered.
The southern state has the second-highest number of Covid-19 cases in the country which now stand at a whopping 690. Tamil Nadu has seen 19 recoveries and 7 Covid-19 deaths.
Delhi closely follows with the third-highest number of coronavirus cases in the country. As many as 576 people have tested positive of coronavirus in the national capital. 9 people have died from the infection while 21 people have made a recovery, as per the health ministry’s data.
364 positive cases of coronavirus have been reported from the state so far. 35 people have made a recovery from the virus while seven people have died from Covid-19.
With 336 coronavirus cases, Kerala is the fifth most coronavirus-affected state in the country. As per the latest data by the Ministry of Health, Kerala has witnessed two deaths due to Covid-19 while 70 people have successfully recovered.
Coronavirus cases in Rajasthan touched 328 on Wednesday. The state has reported 3 fatalities. 21 patients have recovered from the infection.
326 people have been infected from Covid-19 in the state. While 21 people have recovered from coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, 3 have died from the infection here.
The state has witnessed 305 positive Covid-19 patients and one case of recovery. Four people have died.
The state has reported 229 positive cases of coronavirus. 13 people have died from Covid-19 here.
The state has recorded 175 Covid-19 cases and four deaths. 25 people have been cured and discharged.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state has registered 165 coronavirus cases and 25 recoveries so far. 13 people have died from the infection in the state.
Jammu and Kashmir
The union territory of Jammu and Kashmir has seen the number of Covid-19 patients rising to 116. Two people have died from the infection while four were cured.
Haryana and Punjab
The neighbouring states have 147 and 91 Covid-19 cases respectively. While 7 people have died in Punjab, Haryana has seen one three deaths. 28 people have recovered from Covid-19 in Haryana, 7 in Punjab.
99 people have been affected by the Sars-CoV-2 virus in West Bengal. There have been three deaths and 13 recoveries in the state and 5 deaths. In Chandigarh, 18 people have contracted the Covid-19 disease and 7 have recovered. Andaman has recorded 10 coronavirus cases. Chhattisgarh has recorded 10 cases of coronavirus, and 9 people have recovered. In Bihar, 38 people have tested positive for coronavirus, one has died.
Assam has reported 27 Covid-19 cases. Uttarakhand has 31 coronavirus patients, five patients have recovered from the infection. Odisha has 42 Covid-19 positive patients, 2 have recovered while one person has died. Ladakh has 14 patients, 10 people have recovered.
Goa has reported seven cases of Covid-19 disease. Himachal Pradesh has 18 cases, one patient has died and two have recovered.
Pondicherry has reported five cases, one has recovered. Jharkhand has 4 Covid-19 cases. Two coronavirus cases have been reported in Manipur.
States and Union territories with just one positive Covid-19 case include Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Tripura.
Sikkim, Meghalaya and Nagaland have not reported any Covid-19 case yet.
India is under a 21-day nationwide coronavirus lockdown announced by PM Modi to break the chain of Covid-19 infection in the country. The 21-day lockdown will end on April 14.