With an increase of 14,933 new cases and 312 deaths in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 count reached 4,40,215 on Tuesday.
According to the latest update by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), 14,011 deaths have been recorded due to the infection so far in the country.
The rise in confirmed cases today is lower than the highest spike of 15 thousand plus cases registered on Sunday.
The count includes 1,78,014 active cases, and 2,48,190 cured/discharged/migrated patients.
Maharashtra with 1,35,796 confirmed cases remains the worst-affected by the infection so far in the country. The state’s count includes 61,807 active, 67,706 cured, discharged patients while 6,283 deaths have been reported due to the infection so far.
Meanwhile, the national capital’s confirmed coronavirus cases reached 62,655.
2,233 deaths have been reported in Delhi due to the infection so far.
Tamil Nadu has reported 62,087 cases so far with toll increased to 794.