Highlights: Russia’s new Covid-19 cases hit new record high of 17,347
Delhi which had earlier seen a reduction in its daily Covid-19 tally since mid September is now recording increased number of infections in a period of 24 hours.
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According to the Union health ministry's dashboard, India's Covid-19 tally on Monday went over 7.9 million after 45,148 cases 480 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours. Active cases have further fallen down to 653,717 and the recoveries stand at 7,137,228.The maximum number of recoveries have been reported from states such as Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu.
Delhi which had earlier seen a reduction in its daily Covid-19 tally since mid September is now recording increased number of infections in a period of 24 hours. Although, state health minister Satyendar Jain said that the overall Covid-19 situation is under control adding the government is doing all it can.
Meanwhile, amid the increasing levels of air pollution in the country especially in the northern parts, experts have suggested all those who live in such places and have recovered from the disease should get a flu shot. Air pollution along with winter season tend to aggravate the spread of Covid-19.
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Delhi reports 2,832 new Covid-19 cases, 3,736 recoveries/discharges/migrations and 54 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total cases here rise to 3,59,488, including 3,27,390 recoveries/discharges/migrations and 6,312 deaths. Active cases 25,786: Delhi Government
Punjab reported 336 new Covid-19 cases
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Total number of cases stand at 1,31,391 with 1,23,047 discharges, 4,219 active cases & 4,125 deaths: State Government
Andhra Pradesh reports 1,901 new Covid-19 cases
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Total cases in the state increase to 8,08,924 out of which 28,770 are active patients. 6,606 deaths reported till date.
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As many as 46 more people tested positive for Covid-19 in Mizoram, taking the total number of cases in the state to 2,493. 2,203 people have discharged so far while active cases stand at 290. Mizoram has not reported any death due to the disease till now, reports ANI.
46 new #COVID19 cases reported in Mizoram, taking the total number of positive cases to 2,493 till date.— ANI (@ANI) October 26, 2020
The number of active cases is at 290 while 2,203 people have been discharged so far.
No death reported in the state till date: Government of Mizoram pic.twitter.com/XNiI0Vk7q2
First published: Oct 26, 2020 07:33 IST