India has yet again recorded its highest single-day spike on Saturday with 18,552 new cases in last 24 hours as per Ministry of Health & Family Welfare data.
Positive cases in India now stands at 5,08,953 including 1,97,387 active cases, 2,95,881 cured or discharged and 15,685 deaths, as per Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
Meanwhile, schools in the national capital of New Delhi will remain closed till July 31 as the city tally crossed Mumbai to become the most affected by the coronavirus.
Massive surge in cases and deaths in Tamil Nadu
New high in positive cases and deaths in Tamil Nadu on Saturday.
- Today’s positive cases 3,713 (Total 78,335)
- Chennai 1,929 (Total 51,699)
- Discharged 2,737 (Total 44,094)
- Death 68 (Total 1,025)
- Samples tested today 34,805 (So far 10,77,454)