Single-day spike of 90,000 continues for second day, total cases cross 42 lakh

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Published: September 7,2020 10:16 AM
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September 7, 2020: India's total Covid-19 case tally crossed 42 lakh mark with a spike of 90,802 new cases on Sunday. A total of 1,016 deaths also reported in the last 24 hours.

September 7, 2020: India's total Covid-19 case tally crossed 42 lakh mark with a spike of 90,802 new cases on Sunday. A total of 1,016 deaths also reported in the last 24 hours.



The total case tally now stands at 42,04,614 including 8,82,542  active cases and 32,50,429 cured/discharged/migrated cases. The death toll has gone up to 71,642.



The worst-affected State continues to be Maharashtra which on Sunday reported 23,350 new COVID-19 cases; the State's tally of people infected with the virus has surpassed the 9 lakh-mark.



With 23,350 patients testing positive yesterday, Maharashtra's overall count of positives cases has reached 9,07,212, according to the State's Public Health Department.





Along with that, the State also recorded 7,826 recoveries and 328 deaths due to coronavirus.



Till now, total number of samples tested is 4,95,51,507 including 7,20,362 samples tested on Sunday.