COVID: 2.86 Lakh New Cases in India; Delhi Reports Drop With 4,291 New Cases

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COVID: 2.86 Lakh New Cases in India; Delhi Reports Drop With 4,291 New Cases

As India continues to grapple with the Omicron outbreak, the country reported 2,86,384 new COVID-19 cases and 573 deaths on Thursday, 27 January.

While the number of active cases stands at 22,02,472, the daily positivity rate has risen to 19.59 percent.

Meanwhile, Delhi reported 4,291 new coronavirus cases on Thursday.

  • India on Wednesday reported 2,85,914 new COVID-19 cases and 665 deaths, taking the positivity rate to 16.16 percent.

  • Kerala reported 49,771 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, while Karnataka saw 48,905 new infections.

  • The UK has lifted all COVID-19 restrictions, including the wearing of masks in indoor places, effective from Thursday.

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10:00 PM , 27 Jan

Union Health Minister To Interact With Southern States on COVID Situation

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will interact with health ministers of southern states tomorrow on COVID vaccination, health infrastructure, and Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package, ANI reported citing official sources.

9:40 PM , 27 Jan

Tamil Nadu Reports 28,515 New Cases

Tamil Nadu reported 28,515 new COVID-19 cases and 53 deaths on Thursday. Number of active cases stands at 2,13,534.

9:40 PM , 27 Jan

West Bengal Reports 3,608 New Cases

West Bengal reported a total of 3,608 cases with a daily positivity rate of 9.02 perent on Thursday.

8:41 PM , 27 Jan

Maharashtra Reports 25,425 New Cases

Maharashtra reported 25,425 new COVID cases, 36,708 recoveries, and 42 deaths in the last 24 hours. The number of active cases currently stands at 2,87,397.

Published: 27 Jan 2022, 9:10 AM IST
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