LIVE: 231 new COVID-19 cases in Bihar; state's tally at 10914

According to medical research body ICMR data, over 90.5 lakh samples have been tested so far across India for coronavirus as of July 1 and over 2.2 lakh samples were tested for COVID on Wednesday alone.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Friday, July 3, 2020 - 14:41

The number of coronavirus infections in India surpassed 6,00,000 mark on Thursday (June 2, 2020). As per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data India's coronavirus cases stand at 6,25,544 including 2,26,947 active cases, 3,59,860 cured/discharged/migrated and 17834 deaths.

The country reported as many as 379 deaths and 20,903 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, recording the highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases. Recovery rate saw a steady improvement rising to 60.72 percent. 

According to medical research body ICMR data, over 92,97,749 samples have been tested so far across India for coronavirus as of July 1 and over 2.4 lakh samples were tested for COVID on Thursday alone.

An easing phase called 'Unlock 2' was announced by the Indian government on Monday, allowing more economic activities to resume. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday also reviewed India's preparations for vaccinating its population against COVID-19 once a vaccine is available. 

India is now among the top four nations with the highest caseload of the virus.

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3 July 2020, 14:41 PM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has sanctioned Rs 11.25 crore on Friday to increase the state`s COVID-19 testing capacity.Out of the total amount, Rs 3.75 crores has been approved for government medical colleges in Haldwani, Doon and Srinagar. (ANI input)

3 July 2020, 13:32 PM

Bihar: 231 more COVID-19 positive cases reported in the state today, taking the total case tally to 10914. (ANI input)


3 July 2020, 13:31 PM

Uttarakhand Government constitutes a technical committee to provide inputs to the government on COVID19 containment in the state.

3 July 2020, 12:53 PM

Rajasthan: 123 new COVID-19 positive cases and 5 deaths have been reported in the state till 10:30 am today. Total number of cases stand at 18785 including 3307 active cases and 435 deaths as per the State Health Department

3 July 2020, 09:47 AM

India COVID-19 data: Coronavirus cases in India rise to 6,25,544 which includes 2,27,439 active cases, 3,79,892 recovered/migrated cases, and 18,213 deaths as per the Ministry of Health data. India sees highest spike in last 24 hours with 20,903 infections and 379 deaths. Recovery rate 60.72 percent.

3 July 2020, 09:35 AM

Arunachal Pradesh: 37 more COVID-19 cases have been reported from the state on Thursday, according to Chief Minister Pema Khandu.A total of 232 cases of the coronavirus have been reported in the state, including 160 active cases and 71 recoveries. (ANI report)

3 July 2020, 09:20 AM

Indian Council of Medical Research Sample testing data: The total number of samples tested up to July 2 is 92,97,749 of which 2,41,576 samples were tested yesterday. 

3 July 2020, 07:59 AM

ITBP COVID-19 positive: A total of 28 personnel of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) were tested positive for COVID-19, an official said. Narendra Chouhan, Sub Divisional Magistrate Rampur (Shimla) said, "6 ITBP jawans have tested positive here, samples were collected yesterday. They`ve been sent to COVID care center in Mashobra."India`s COVID-19 count crossed 6 lakh cases on Thursday after 19,148 new coronavirus cases were reported in the last 24 hours. (ANI report)

3 July 2020, 06:49 AM

Himachal Pradesh: 35 people, including 23 ITBP jawans, test positive for COVID19 in the state, taking state's tally to 1,015.

3 July 2020, 06:46 AM

Jammu and Kashmir: COVID19 tally in Jammu and Kashmir mounts to 7,849 with 154 fresh cases; 10 more deaths push toll to 115. (PTI report)

3 July 2020, 06:45 AM

Uttar Pradesh: 4.77 lakh people screened for COVID19 in Ghaziabad so far.

3 July 2020, 06:43 AM

Goa reports its highest single-day spike of 95 COVID19 cases, pushing tally to 1,482. (PTI report)