Coronavirus LIVE updates: Containment zones rise to over 4,550 in Delhi
Coronavirus update: US is the worst-hit country with 12,072,560 coronavirus cases, followed by India, which has 9,004,365 cases, Brazil (5,912,903), France (2,065,138), Russia (1,991,998)
A medical staff tends to a patient inside the COVID-19 intensive care unit at the San Filippo Neri hospital in Rome. Photo: Reuters
Coronavirus update: India has reported 45,882 fresh Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking its tally past the 9-million mark. The country's death toll has mounted to 132,223. At 17,63,055, Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus cases, followed by Karnataka 867,780, Andhra Pradesh 858,711, Tamil Nadu 764,989 and Kerala 545,641. Delhi recorded 7,546 fresh coronavirus cases on Thursday, taking the infection tally in the city to 507,000, besides recording 98 new fatalities. Meanwhile, the Delhi government has issued an order whereby 42 private hospitals shall reserve 80 per cent of their total ICU bed capacity for Covid-19 patients.
World coronavirus update: The global tally of coronavirus cases stands at 57,194,529. While 39,687,611 have recovered, 1,364,511 have died so far. The US, the worst-hit country, has 12,049,640 cases, and 258,102 have died from the disease there. It is followed by India, which has 9,004,365 cases, Brazil (5,981,767), France (2,086,288), Russia (2,015,608).
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