The Hush Post| 1:10 pm|one-minute-read|
The number of COVID-19 cases reached 2,586 in the country on Friday. The number of death reported is at 56, according to the Union Health Ministry.
The number of active COVID-19 cases stands at 2,086, while 156 people have been cured while one person migrated to another country, the ministry stated.
As per the ministry’s updated data at 9 am, three new virus-related deaths were reported from Maharashtra.
Maharashtra now has reported the most deaths (16) Madhya Pradesh (6), Gujarat (7), Punjab (4), Telengana (3), Karnataka (3), West Bengal (3), Delhi (4), Jammu and Kashmir (2), Uttar Pradesh (2) and Kerala (2).
Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Bihar and Himachal Pradesh have reported one death each.
The highest number of confirmed cases of the pandemic were reported from Maharashtra at 335, followed by Tamil Nadu with 309 infections and Kerela with 286 cases so far.
The number of cases in Delhi has gone up to 219, in Rajasthan to 133 and Andhra Pradesh to 132. The cases in Karnataka have risen to 124.
Uttar Pradesh has reported 113 positive cases so far. In Telengana the number of confirmed cases stand at 107. Madhya Pradesh has reported 99 cases so far, Gujarat 87 while Jammu and Kashmir has 70 positive patients so far. The number of cases has risen to 53 in West Bengal.