India's coronavirus tally has gone up to 5865, according to an update published by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare at 6 PM on thursday. At least 591 new cases of the virus emerged with 20 deaths in the last 24 hours. Maharashtra remained on top of the list with cases at 1135 while 117 were either discharged, cured or migrated. The tally includes 72 deaths, which is the maximum number in a state. Of the 20 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, eight were from Maharashtra, three each from Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, two from Jammu and Kashmir and one each from Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have recorded 16 deaths while Delhi saw nine. Punjab and Tamil Nadu have reported eight fatalities each while Telangana has recorded seven deaths. West Bengal and Karnataka have registered five deaths each.Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttar Pradesh have reported four deaths each, while Haryana and Rajasthan have recorded three deaths each. Two deaths have been reported from Kerala, while Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Odisha have recorded one fatality each, according to the health ministry data.
STATEWISE TALLY OF CORONAVIRUS CASES IN INDIA
|S.NO.||NAME OF STATE/UT||TOTAL CONFIRMED CASES (INCLUDING 71 FOREIGN NATIONALS)||MIGRATED/ CURED/ DISCHARGED||DEATHS|
|2||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||11||0||0|
|13||Jammu and Kashmir||158||4||4|
|Total number of confirmed cases in India||5865*||478||169|
|*States wise distribution is subject to further verification and reconciliation|