Coronavirus Highlights (June 28): Biggest single-day spike of over 1,200 COVID-19 cases in Karnataka

By: |
Updated: Jun 29, 2020 1:07 AM

Coronavirus Cases in India Highlights: Positive cases in India stand at 5,28,859 including 2,03,051 active cases, 3,09,713 cured/discharged, the health ministry said.

Coronavirus, Coronavirus in India, Coronavirus cases in India, Coronavirus vaccine, Coronavirus India, COVID-19, Coronavirus update India, Coronavirus in India, COVID-19 latest updates

Covid 19 India Lockdown Highlights :  Highest single-day spike of 19,906 new COVID-19 cases and 410 deaths have been recorded in the last 24 hours. Positive cases in India stand at 5,28,859 including 2,03,051 active cases, 3,09,713 cured/discharged/migrated, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said in its latest update on Sunday. The death toll has now reached 16,095. Meanwhile, speaking during his monthly radio address ‘Mann Ki Baat‘, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed people to be more careful as India comes out of the lockdown. The PM said people should be more careful during the ‘unlock’ period and stressed on the importance of wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

Coronavirus cases in Delhi are surging on a daily basis, however, Union Home Minister Amit Shah has assured that there was no need to worry. “There is no such situation (community transmission) in Delhi today, there is no need to worry. After Delhi Deputy CM made a statement that by July 31 we will have 5.5 lakh COVID19 cases in Delhi…there was fear. I am sure now we will not reach that stage, ” Home Minister Amit Shah told news agency ANI. Coronavirus cases in Delhi has crossed the 80,000-mark and the death toll stands at 2,558.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Night curfew to be clamped in Delhi due to rising Covid-19 cases? Here’s what AAP govt told High Court
2India had estimated 7.4 crore COVID-19 infections by August: ICMR’s 2nd national serosurvey
3Delhi Covid-19 update: HC alarmed at 2,000 deaths in November, tells AAP govt to avoid cash fines for violation