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8 States account for over 84% of India’s fresh COVID-19 cases

The Hindu | 29/03/2021 09:43 PM | Click to read full article

Maharashtra has reported the highest daily rise of 40,414 COVID-19 cases, followed by 3,082 in Karnataka, 2,870 in Punjab, 2,276 in Madhya Pradesh, 2,270 in Gujarat, 2,216 in Kerala, 2,194 in Tamil Nadu, and 2,153 in Chhattisgarh, the Ministry said.

These eight States account for 84.5% of the 68,020 new COVID-19 cases reported in a day in the country, it said.