Delhi: February 27: India’s total Active Caseload has reached 1,59,590 today. India’s present active caseload now stands at 1.44% of India’s total Positive Cases.
6 States – Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat- have shown a surge in new cases in the last 24 hours. Maharashtra continues to report the highest daily new cases at 8,333. It is followed by Kerala with 3,671 while Punjab reported 622 new cases.
16,488 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours. 85.75% of the new cases are from 6 States and UTs.
In the last two weeks, Kerala has shown the maximum decline in the number of active cases, from 63,847 on 14th February to 51,679 today, while Maharashtra has shown the highest rise in active cases in the same period, from 34,449 on 14th of February to 68,810 currently.
A total of 1.07 Cr (1,07,63,451) people has recovered so far. 12,771 patients have recovered and got discharged in the last 24 hours. India’s Recovery Rate at 97.17% is amongst the highest in the world.
84.79% of the new recovered cases are observed to be concentrated in 6 States/UTs.
Maharashtra has reported the maximum number of single day recoveries with 4,936 newly recovered cases. 4,142 people recovered in Kerala in the past 24 hours followed by 642 in Karnataka.
113 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. Six States/UTs account for 82.3%of the new deaths. Maharashtra saw the maximum casualties (48). Punjab follows with 15 daily deaths and Kerala reported 14 deaths in the last 24 hours. (PIB)