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Covid-19 Factoid: Delhi gets a grip, has the lowest share of active cases

India's growth in cases continues; the country added over 11,000 active cases in just 24 hours

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A health worker arranges swab samples on a tray for COVID-19 test at a medical camp, during Unlock 2.0, in Chennai

Jyotindra Dubey New Delhi
The global confirmed case count is now at 13.7 million, of which 4.9 million are currently active. There have been 587,919 deaths in the pandemic till now. Daily new cases are still on the ascent, though global daily new deaths have shown a decline. 

India is now all set to breach the 1 million mark. The country has been setting new records in both daily new confirmed as well as active cases. Maharashtra continues to be the worst affected, while Delhi has made a positive turnaround. 

Here are some data points on the pandemic:

#1 Delhi is steadily reducing active

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First Published: Jul 17 2020 | 7:21 AM IST

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