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India detects over 72,000 new cases, nearly 40,000 are from Maharashtra

Dais Newsfeed | 01/04/2021 11:42 AM | Click to read full article

India reported over 72,000 Covid-19 cases in the 24 hours ending 9 am on Thursday. Of the 72,330 new infections, 39,544 were from Maharashtra. Chhattisgarh recorded its highest ever count, with 4,563 cases.

Punjab (55), Chhattisgarh (39), Karnataka (26) and Tamil Nadu (19) were the other big contributors. At least 14 states reported zero deaths on Wednesday.