The number of coronavirus cases in India have risen to 4,25,282 as it recorded 14,821 fresh infections in the last 24 hours. A total of 13,699 coronavirus patients have lost their lives, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday.
There are 1,74,387 active cases while 2,37,195 have been cured/discharged, according to Health Ministry data.
Maharashtra remains the worst affected state in the country. The total number of COVID-19 cases has risen to 1,32,075 with 6,170 fatalities.
Delhi has the second highest COVID-19 cases – 59,746 with 2,175 deaths, followed by Tamil Nadu – 59,377 cases and 757 deaths, Gujarat – 27,260 cases and 1,663 fatalities.
A total of 69,50,493 samples have been tested so far of which 1,43,267 samples have been tested in the last 24 hours, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said.