- The active COVID-19 case count recorded a decrease of 4,271 cases in 24 hours
- The daily positivity rate due to COVID-19 on August 13 was 4.36 percent
- The total death toll in the country now stands at 5,26,996
COVID-19 Cases NEWS: India recorded 15,815 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Ministry of Health on Saturday (August 13), the overall recovery rate reached around 98.53 percent and the overall recovery data reached 4,35,93,112.
The total number of active cases of COVID-19 in India has fallen to 1,19,264, Health Ministry data showed today. Yesterday the registered active cases were 1,23,535.
The active COVID-19 case count recorded a decrease of 4,271 cases in 24 hours. Active cases account for 0.28 percent of total infections, the ministry said.
The total death toll in the country now stands at 5,26,996. The first death due to the COVID pandemic was reported in India in March 2020.
The daily positivity rate on August 13 was 4.36 percent.
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Delhi rising COVID number:
Delhi on Friday reported 2,136 new Covid-19 cases and 10 deaths, according to data from the city’s health department. With the new cases, the number of active cases rose to 8,343, the data showed. This is the tenth consecutive day that the city has recorded over 2,000 infections.
The positivity rate in the state capital was recorded at 15.02 percent. As of Thursday, the city had recorded 2,726 new cases and six deaths.
The city on Wednesday had reported eight deaths from the coronavirus infection, the highest in nearly 180 days, and 2,146 cases, with a positivity rate of 17.83 percent. The state capital recorded 12 deaths from the viral disease as of February 13. On Tuesday, Delhi reported 2,495 coronavirus cases with a positivity rate of 15.41 percent and seven deaths.
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|S. No.||State Name / UT||Current cases||Healed/discharged/migrated||deaths|
|In total||change since yesterday||Cumulative||change since yesterday||Cumulative|
|death during the day|
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||26||7||10353||10||129|
|8th||Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu||12||4||11543||5||4|
|14||Jammu and Kashmir||4893||34||462341||670||4777||1|
|***Kerala: Additional 24 deaths are matched by state (as per ICMR guidelines)|
|**Punjab: Reconciliation in case of death is administered by the state. More details are awaited.|
|*Goa: Death reconciliation is administered by the state. More details are awaited.|
|*Assam – 2 deaths reported in the last 24 hours and 1 late from last week.|
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