Top 10 States Affected From Covid-19 | List Of Top 10 States With Highest Covid-19 Cases: Maharashtra is on the top in the list of states with the highest covid-19 cases India, having a total of 3,343,591 Cases in all in Maharashtra being followed by curfew and complete lockdown. On Sunday, India reported 1,52,879 new cases of Covid-19, a new high in the regular tally of cases. The world, which is currently dealing with the second wave of Covid-19, has seen a steady increase in the number of cases regularly.
Top 10 States Affected From Covid 19 In India
No 1. Maharashtra
On Saturday, Maharashtra reported 55,411 new cases, taking the total number of cases in the state to 3,343,951. The total number of active cases in the state is now 536,682, with Pune leading the way with 102,115 active cases, followed by Mumbai with 89,707.
Pune and Nagpur have run out of ventilators due to the surge. Relatives of Covid-19 patients staged a dharna, demanding Remde Sivir injections for the sick. Remdesivir has also been reported to be sold in Pimpri-black Chinchwad’s markets.
The state government has set up control rooms in each district to track the selling of this life-saving injection. As cases continue to grow, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar assured the Maharashtra government that 1121 ventilators would be sent to the state in the next 3-4 days.
No 2. Chhattisgarh
Owing to a shortage of doses, the vaccination drive in Chhattisgarh, which has seen an increase in cases, has come to a halt. Bhupesh Baghel, the state’s chief minister, said that the state only has enough vaccines to last two days on Saturday.
Baghel said, “We’ve asked the central government to provide vaccine doses for seven days so that the vaccination campaign can go smoothly.” The state of Chhattisgarh declared 11,447 cases of Covid-19 on Saturday.
No 3. Uttar Pradesh
On Saturday, Uttar Pradesh recorded 12,787 new cases of Covid-19, the largest single-day increase since the pandemic began. Yogi Adityanath, the state’s chief minister, convened a meeting to assess the state’s Covid-19 condition.
Noida, Allahabad, Meerut, Bareilly, and Ghaziabad have all enforced night curfews. The number of people allowed into religious buildings has also been limited to five at a time.
No 4. Delhi
On Saturday, Delhi recorded 7,897 new cases of Covid-19, a drop below the 8,000-case level as testing rates fell in the national capital. On Saturday, the city performed 77,374 tests, compared to an average of 89,334 tests a day over the previous seven days.
On Saturday, Delhi’s positivity score, or the percentage of samples that test positive, jumped to 10.2 percent for the first time in 138 days since November 24 of last year. On Saturday, the Delhi government introduced new restrictions.
No 5. Karnataka
Karnataka recorded 6,955 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday, a decrease from the 7,955 cases reported on Friday. Bengaluru Urban alone accounted for more than half of the state’s total.
To combat the increasing number of cases, an 11-day coronavirus curfew has been enforced in some state districts, including the capital, beginning on Saturday.
No 6. Tamil Nadu
On Saturday, Tamil Nadu announced 5,989 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections to 9,26,816. The capital city of Chennai, with 1,977 new cases, had the highest number of infections.
On Sunday, Congress candidate Madhava Rao, who had recently run for the state assembly, was defeated by Covid-19.
No 7. Kerala
Kerala reported 6,194 positive Covid-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 11,60,204. One hundred and seventy-one of the new cases came from outside the state, while the remainder were infected by communication.
No 8. Madhya Pradesh
On Saturday, Madhya Pradesh announced 4,882 new cases. On Saturday, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan told reporters that the state’s active caseload could top 1 lakh by the end of the month.
The life-saving drug Remdesivir has been in short supply in the state. Indore’s Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College has been appointed as the nodal agency for distributing the drug throughout the state.
According to the chief minister, the state government has also agreed to purchase one lakh injections to meet the demand.
No 9. Gujarat
On Saturday, Gujarat reported 5,011 cases, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 3,42,026. Following chief minister Vijay Rupani’s request, the Gujarat State Election Commission has agreed to postpone the Gandhinagar Municipal elections indefinitely.
On Saturday, the chief minister said that while he does not support a state-wide lockdown, local lockdowns are a welcome move. The state has also been accused of concealing actual Covid-19 results, which the chief minister dismissed on Saturday.
No 10. Rajasthan
On Saturday, the state of Rajasthan reported 4,401 cases of Covid-19. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot took to Twitter to encourage people to obey Covid-19 guidelines, warning that the second wave is expected to be more lethal than the first.
In addition, Gehlot told reporters that the state has been experiencing a vaccine shortage and that the federal government should recognize state governments as partners in the vaccination process rather than adversaries.
Wrapping Up (Top 10 States Affected From Covid 19 In India)
Maharashtra continues to be the worst-affected state in the country in terms of states and union territories. There are currently 5,94,585 active COVID-19 cases in the western state. It also has the country’s highest death toll from the virus, with 58,526 deaths.