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Highlights: 1,593 cases push Rajasthan’s Covid-19 tally to nearly 91,000

As many as 73,642 patients have recovered from Covid-19 in India and have been discharged from either home isolation or hospitals in the last 24 hours. The total numbers of recoveries are nearing 3.2 million.

By hindustantimes.com | Updated: Sep 07, 2020 00:04 IST
Highlights: 1,593 cases push Rajasthan’s Covid-19 tally to nearly 91,000
Healthcare worker collects swab sample of the residents at Kandivali in Mumbai on Saturday. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

India on Sunday reported a record rise of more than 90,000 cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), also the highest single day-spike in the world, pushing the tally over 4.11 million, according to the union health ministry's dashboard. Maximum number of cases have been coming from Maharashtra followed by Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. As many as 73,642 patients have recovered and been discharged from either home isolation or hospitals in the last 24 hours. The total numbers of recoveries have reached nearly 32 lakh.

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Covid-19 cases across the world have topped 26 million with the United States reporting the highest number of cases at 6,243,849 followed by Brazil (4,092,832), according to Johns Hopkins University’s tally. The global toll from the infection has gone up to 877,438.

10:44 PM IST

1,593 cases push Rajasthan’s Covid-19 tally to nearly 91,000

Rajasthan on Sunday reported 1,593 Covid-19 cases, which pushed the state's infection tally to 90,956, according to an official statement. 15 more fatalities have taken the death toll to 1,137, it added, reports PTI.

10:35 PM IST

Harayan CM Manohar Lal Khattar's vital parameters normal: CMO

CM Manohar Lal, was admitted in Medanta on August 25 and is undergoing treatment for Covid-19. In a medical bulletin issued by Hospital today, Medical Superintendent, Dr AK Dubey informed that CM is well-rested & his vitals parameters are normal: Haryana CMO said, reports ANI.

10:22 PM IST

France reports 7,071 new daily Covid-19 infections

French health authorities reported 7,071 new confirmed coronavirus cases on Sunday, down from Saturday's 8,550 and also below Friday's peak of 8,975. Friday's figure had set a new all-time high of daily additional infections for the country, reports Reuters.

09:40 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh registers highest single-day spike of 1,694 Covid-19 cases; tally nearing 74,000

Madhya Pradesh on Sunday recorded the highest single-day spike of 1,694 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total count of infections in the state to 73,574, health officials said. With 29 patients succumbing to the infection since Saturday evening, the overall toll rose to 1,572, they added, reports PTI.

09:00 PM IST

UK records 2,988 new coronavirus cases, highest since May

Britain on Sundayrecorded 2,988 new daily coronavirus cases, up from 1,813 on Saturday to the highest level since May 23. The number of fatalities, however, remained at a low level, with two reported deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test in the previous 24 hours, government data showed, reports Reuters.

08:31 PM IST

2,277 new cases push Haryana’s Covid-19 tally to over 76,000

Haryana logged 2,277 new Covid-19 cases and 25 deaths on Sunday, taking the total number of cases to 76,549 including 806 deaths, the state's health department said, reports ANI.

08:26 PM IST

Covid-19 recoveries in Tamil Nadu cross four lakh

Tamil Nadu on Sunday witnessed a significant milestone as the number of Covid-19 recoveries crossed the 4 lakh mark with 5,820 more patients getting discharged in the state, the health department said, reports PTI.

07:48 PM IST

Gujarat registers highest ever single-day spike of 1,335 Covid-19 cases; tally over 104,000

Gujarat on Sunday reported the highest single-day spike of 1,335 new coronavirus cases, taking the total count of infections in the state to 104,341, health department said. With 14 more deaths, the cumulative toll went up to 3,108, it said, reports PTI.

07:33 PM IST

Russia records 5,195 Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours

Russia has registered 5,195 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, which brings the cumulative total to 1,025,505, the country's coronavirus response center said on Sunday, ANI.

07:04 PM IST

J-K’s reports highest single-day spike of 1,316 Covid-19 cases; recoveries nearing 33,000

Jammu and Kashmir registered 1,316 Covid-19 cases Sunday, which pushed the union territory's tally to 43,557. The total cases include 10,446 active cases, 32,327 recoveries and 784 deaths, reports ANI.

06:41 PM IST

10,794 fresh cases push Andhra Pradesh's Covid-19 tally to nearly five lakh

As many as 10,794 people tested positive for Covid-19 in last 24 hours in Andhra Pradesh, taking the state's tally to 4.98 lakh. The total cases include 99,689 active cases, 3.94 lakh recoveries, reports PTI.

06:22 PM IST

3,082 new Covid-19 cases, 2,196 recoveries and 10 deaths reported in Kerala today: State health minister

Kerala health minister KK Shailaja said that the state reported 3,082 new Covid-19 cases, 2,196 recoveries and 10 deaths on Sunday. The number of active cases have climbed to 22, 676 while 64,755 people have recovered, reports ANI.

05:38 PM IST

Bihar records 1,797 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours; total recoveries over 130,000

1,797 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Bihar in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of active cases in the state to 16,603. 1,30,300 patients have recovered till now and the death toll stands at 754, the state's health department said, reports ANI.

05:36 PM IST

980 fresh cases push Nepal's Covid-19 tally to 46,257

Nepal reported 980 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 46,257, the health ministry said on Sunday. Nine more people died due to Covid related complications on Sunday, taking the death toll to 289, it added, reports PTI.

05:16 PM IST

Jharkhand’s Covid tally nearing 50,000-mark; 1,774 new cases logged

As many as 1,774 people tested positive for Covid-19 in Jharkhand, pushing the state's tally to 49,817. The total cases include 15,025 active cases, 34,330 recoveries and 462 deaths, reports PTI.

First published: Sep 06, 2020 07:23 IST