Monday spike again at 28,000 plus; COVID cases in India surpass 9 lakh

July 14, 2020 0 By FM

Over 28,648 new COVID positive cases were reported in India on Monday, continuing the exponential trend. The total confirmed cases in the nation have crossed 9 lakh mark reaching 9,07,041 cases as on Monday according to the data collated from state governments. Of these, more than 3,113,10 are active cases and over 5,718,58 have been cured/discharged, reported the Union Health Ministry. The death toll stands at 23,721 as of now.

Maharashtra, as the worst-hit state recorded 6,497 new cases in the past 24 hours. The overall cases in the state stood at 2,60,924. Next to Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu has reported 142798 total cases. Meanwhile, Delhi which stood as the third most affected state continued to report a dip in cases, with 1,246 on Monday.