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With 22,252 new COVID cases, India crosses 7-lakh mark

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With 22,252 new COVID cases, India crosses 7-lakh mark

With 22,252 new COVID cases, India crosses 7-lakh mark

India's COVID-19 case tally crossed 7 lakh mark with 22,252 new cases and 467 deaths in the last 24 hours.

Total positive cases stand at 7,19,665 including 2,59,557 active cases, 4,39,948 cured/discharged/migrated 20,160 deaths, according to Ministry of Health.

Maharashtra continues to be the most impacted state from the infection with 2,11,987 cases and 9,026 fatalities due to the virus.

While, Tamil Nadu stands at second place with a total of 1,14,978 cases and 1,571 fatalities.

The national capital's COVID-19 cases have also crossed 1- lakh mark with 3,115 deaths.

The total number of samples tested up to July 6 is 1,02,11,092 of which 2,41,430 samples were tested yesterday, as per Indian Council of Medical Research.

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