Two persons found Covid-19 positive in Tripura today.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet said “467 samples have been tested for COVID19 and among them 2 persons found POSITIVE from 86th-Bn BSF, Ambassa. All the POSITIVE patients are under proper medical care. I pray for their speedy recovery. We are committed to ensure your safety”.
There were 56,316 active coronavirus patients in the country, according to ministry of health and family welfare. Nearly 30% of total COVID-19 patients, 36,824 people, were recovered so far.
The coronavirus infection in India witnessed the biggest spike today as the states registerd over 5,000 new cases in last 24 hours.
Maharashtra, the worst-affected state by COVID-19 pandemic, saw an explosion of new cases on Sunday.
The state recorded over 2,000 fresh coronavirus patients in last 24 hours highest reported by any state in a day. The total number of coronavirus patients in India surged to 96,169.
The death toll from the pandemic topped 3,000 as 157 fatalities were recorded on Sunday, the highest single-day death toll so far. Maharashtra accounted for 40% of all fatalities on Sunday.