Coronavirus: Spike of 92,605 cases pushes COVID-19 caseload over 54-lakh mark

First Published 20, Sep 2020, 10:27 AM

India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 54-lakh mark with a spike of 92,605 new cases and 1,133 deaths in the last 24 hours.

<p>India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 54-lakh mark with a spike of 92,605 cases and 1,133 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.<br />
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India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 54-lakh mark with a spike of 92,605 cases and 1,133 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
 

<p>The total case tally stands at 54,00,620 in the country including 10,10,824 active cases, 43,03,044 cured/discharged/migrated and 86,752 deaths.<br />
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The total case tally stands at 54,00,620 in the country including 10,10,824 active cases, 43,03,044 cured/discharged/migrated and 86,752 deaths.
 

<p>In the past seven days alone, India has recorded 647,394 coronavirus cases.</p>

In the past seven days alone, India has recorded 647,394 coronavirus cases.

<p>The worst-hit states are Maharashtra (1,167,496) Andhra Pradesh (608,000), Tamil Nadu (525,000), Karnataka (500,000), and UP (336,000).</p>

The worst-hit states are Maharashtra (1,167,496) Andhra Pradesh (608,000), Tamil Nadu (525,000), Karnataka (500,000), and UP (336,000).

<p>Maharashtra which is most affected by the pandemic recorded 21,656 news cases. Delhi recorded 4,127 fresh coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 238,000.</p>

Maharashtra which is most affected by the pandemic recorded 21,656 news cases. Delhi recorded 4,127 fresh coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 238,000.

<p>According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 6,36,61,060 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to September 19, of these 12,06,806 were tested yesterday.</p>

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 6,36,61,060 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to September 19, of these 12,06,806 were tested yesterday.

<p>On Friday, a little over 8.8 lakh samples were tested for the coronavirus across India, a drop of more than 2.5 lakh (nearly 23%) over the past two days, according to official data quoted by covid19india.org, a website tracking the pandemic in the country.</p>

On Friday, a little over 8.8 lakh samples were tested for the coronavirus across India, a drop of more than 2.5 lakh (nearly 23%) over the past two days, according to official data quoted by covid19india.org, a website tracking the pandemic in the country.

<p>India has overtaken the United States to register the highest number of COVID-19 recoveries in the world, informed the Union health ministry today. The total recoveries in the country crossed 42 lakh.&nbsp;</p>

India has overtaken the United States to register the highest number of COVID-19 recoveries in the world, informed the Union health ministry today. The total recoveries in the country crossed 42 lakh. 

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