With 32,981 New COVID Cases, India’s Tally Crosses 96-lakh Mark

New Delhi: India on Monday registered 32,981 new COVID cases, pushing the total case tally to 96,77,203, according to the Union health ministry.

With 391 new deaths, the cumulative toll mounted to 1,40,573.

While active cases now stands at 3,96,729, total discharged cases are at 91,39,901 with 39,109 new discharges in the last 24 hours.

With 1,852,266 cases, Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus cases, followed by Karnataka 893,006, Andhra Pradesh 871,972, Tamil Nadu 790,240, and Kerala 636,392. Delhi reported 2,706 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total count of cases in the national capital to 592,250.

Meanwhile, the global tally of coronavirus cases stands at 67,368,908. While 46,568,220 have recovered, 1,541,330 have died so far.

The US, the worst-hit country, has 15,153,252 cases, and 288,886 have died from the disease there. It is followed by India, which has 9,676,801 cases, Brazil (6,603,540), Russia (2,460,770), France (2,292,497).