LIVE: Delhi's total increases by 2,244 to 99,444, active count at 25,038; toll at 3,067

As per the Health Ministry data, India's coronavirus tally has risen to 6,73,165 which includes 2,44,814 active cases, 4,09,083 cured/migrated cases.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Sunday, July 5, 2020 - 23:06

A huge spike of 24,850  new coronavirus patients was recorded on Sunday, taking India's tally to 6,48,315 cases. As per the Health Ministry data India's coronavirus tally has risen to 6,73,165 which includes 2,44,814 active cases, 4,09,083 cured/migrated cases. 613 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.

A total of 19,268 patients have died since the beginning of the pandemic as per the Union Health Ministry.

The recovery rate has improved to 60.80 percent. 

Maharashtra continues to remain the worst-hit state with over 1,92,990 infections. The death count due to the pandemic rose to 8,376 after 198 new deaths reported on Friday, a health department statement said.

The Indian Council of Medical Research on Saturday said that the total number of samples tested up to July 3 is 95,40,132 of which 2,42,383 samples were tested yesterday.

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5 July 2020, 22:13 PM

Uttar Pradesh: Taj Mahal to remain closed due to prevailing COVID-19 situation in Agra. (Read more here)

5 July 2020, 20:50 PM

Delhi: 2,244 new COVID-19 cases were reported today taking the total number to 99,444. Active count at 25,038, while toll is at 3,067.


5 July 2020, 20:48 PM

Karnataka: New Cases Reported - 1,925. Total Positive Cases - 23,474. Total Active Cases - 13,251. Total COVID Deaths - 372.

5 July 2020, 20:15 PM

Bihar: Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi tests negative for COVID-19. Read more here.

5 July 2020, 19:39 PM

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5 July 2020, 19:27 PM

India: COVID-19 recovery rate in 21 States, UTs higher than the national average of 60.77%; check here.

5 July 2020, 19:16 PM

Tamil Nadu: 4,150 new COVID-19 cases and 60 fatalities in the last 24 hours. Total cases rise to 1.11 lakh while toll mounts to 1,510

5 July 2020, 18:24 PM

Mumbai: 12 new cases reported in the Dharavi area. The total number of cases in the area rises to 2,323, including 551 active cases and 86 deaths

5 July 2020, 17:16 PM

Iran reports new record one-day coronavirus death toll of 163. (ANI input)

5 July 2020, 17:07 PM

Uttar Pradesh: 1,155 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours. Active count rises to 8,161, while the death count is at 785.


5 July 2020, 15:50 PM

Andhra Pradesh: 998 new cases and 14 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases to 18,697 out of which 10,043 are active and 8,422 have recovered. COVID-19 deaths at 232.

5 July 2020, 15:41 PM

Delhi: Second COVID-19 death among inmates of Delhi Prisons. Mahender Yadav (ex-MLA and a convict of 1984 riots) died in a hospital on July 4.

5 July 2020, 14:18 PM

World's largest COVID-19 care facility inaugurated in Delhi; Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh visits centre. (Read here)

5 July 2020, 14:15 PM

Lt Gen Dr Madhuri Kanitkar at DRDO-built Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel COVID-19 Hospital: A team of 600 Army personnel deployed for first month including doctors, nursing officers & paramedical staff. This number will vary according to the number of patients. We are highly motivated.

5 July 2020, 14:13 PM

Border Security Force COVID-19 cases: In the last 24 hours, 36 more Border Security Force (BSF) personnel tested positive for COVID19 and 33 have recovered. There are 526 active cases and 817 personnel have recovered till date.

5 July 2020, 10:06 AM

India COVID-19 data in last 24 hours: Highest single-day spike of 24,850 new COVID19 cases and 613 deaths in the last 24 hours. Recovery rate at 60.77 percent.

5 July 2020, 09:54 AM

India COVID-19 data: Coronavirus cases in India stands at 6,73,165 which includes 2,44,814 active cases, 4,09,083 cured/migrated cases and 19,268 deaths as per the Ministry of health data.

5 July 2020, 09:13 AM

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said, ''Less and less people in Delhi are now requiring hospitalisation, more and more people are getting cured at home. Whereas there were around 2300 new patients daily last week, no of patients in hospital has gone down from 6200 to 5300. Today, 9900 corona beds are free.''

5 July 2020, 09:11 AM

Delhi: LG Anil Baijal visits the 10,000 bedded Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre and Hospital at Radha Soami Beas in Chattarpur.

5 July 2020, 06:44 AM

Delhi: The national capital on Saturday recorded 2,505 new COVID-19 cases but, in a good sign, the recovery rate crossed the 70 percent mark for the first time. According to the Delhi Health Department, a total of 55 deaths were reported on Saturday. With this, the total number of cases in the national capital stands at 97,200.

5 July 2020, 06:40 AM

Karnataka: Highest single-day spike of 1,839 new COVID19 cases in the state, tally 21,549, active cases 11,966; toll rises to 335 with 42 more deaths.

5 July 2020, 06:38 AM

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar tests negative for COVID-19; his swab sample was examined after he shared dais with infected leader, said hospital sources. (PTI input)

5 July 2020, 06:37 AM

Rajasthan: Highest spike of 480 new COVID19 cases in the state, tally 19,532, active cases 3,445; toll rises to 447 with 7 more deaths. (PTI report)