6,535 more coronavirus cases have been reported in India in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country to 1,45,380, informed Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday.
IMAGE: A worker prepares quarantine isolation beds inside Mahalaxmi Racecourse premises for COVID-19 patients in Mumbai. Photograph: PTI Photo
Out of the total, at present, there are 80,722 active cases in the country. So far, 60,490 people have been cured/discharged and 4167 have died due to the lethal infection.
According to the data compiled by the Centre, Maharashtra has so far recorded the maximum number of cases of COVID-19 across the country with 52,667 people.
IMAGE: A mother looks at her child drinking water while waiting along with other migrants for city buses to reach a railway station in Surat. Photograph: PTI Photo
The tally of cases in Tamil Nadu has risen to 17,082. While Gujarat has recorded 14,460 cases of the infection so far.
There are 14,073 cases of coronavirus in the national capital.