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India's Tally Nears 86,000 Mark, Recovery Rates Improves to 35%

India's Tally Nears 86,000 Mark, Recovery Rates Improves to 35%”

According to the Health Ministry, Maharashtra is the worst-hit state with regard to the number of COVID-19 cases with 27,524 cases of which, 6,059 patients have been cured/discharged and 1,019 succumbing to the virus. With this, India's tally has surpassed China's, which has reported around 84,000 cases thus far. Of the 2,752 fatalities, Maharashtra tops the tally with 1,068 deaths, Gujarat comes second with 606 deaths, followed by Madhya Pradesh at 239, West Bengal at 225, Rajasthan at 125, Delhi at 123, Uttar Pradesh at 95, Tamil Nadu at 71 and Andhra Pradesh at 48.

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The south eastern state had accounted for 20 of the 31 new cases reported across the country yesterday. The total confirmed cases include foreign nationals too. At least 3.07 lakh people have died so far.

The coronavirus case count in India has crossed the 85,000-mark with the death toll nearing 2,700. Haryana and Jammu and Kashmir have reported 11 fatalities each due to the disease, while Bihar has registered seven and Kerala has reported four deaths.

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"As on 8:00am (local time) Friday, 2,649 deaths related to novel coronavirus have been recorded in the country", information released by the ministry read. 26 new cases were reported on May 14.

"India is still in the growth phase, since total cases are still rising".

With the outbreak yet to peak, the central and state governments have been creating hundreds of thousands of isolation beds for infected people and tens of thousands of critical care beds for the severely ill. "This takes the total recovery rate to 34.06%".

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