Coronavirus Covid-19 Tracker India News Live Updates: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has appealed to the Center to allow only one international and two domestic flights to be allowed to operate in the state in a month, amid growing Corona cases. Along with this, Mamta Banerjee has also demanded to stop trains coming from Corona hotspot areas. However, from next month, the West Bengal government has relaxed the night curfew and along with the metro services in Kolkata will start from July 1.
The number of corona virus cases in India has crossed five lakh. With the arrival of new corona cases across the country, the number of infected has crossed five lakh. Talking about state wise figures, the situation in Maharashtra is worst. More than 5000 new cases of corona have been reported here. India now lags behind the US, Brazil and Russia in Corona cases worldwide.
Delhi has the second highest number of infected states, where around 3390 new infected have been found in a day. With this, the number of victims in the state has now reached 73 thousand 780. Delhi is at number three with 70 thousand 977 cases. However, if the deaths in Tamil Nadu and other states are compared, the situation in Tamil Nadu is much better. In Tamil Nadu, 911 people have lost their lives, against 1754 in Gujarat at number four and 2429 in Delhi on second.
Significantly, in the last 24 hours, the highest number of 17,296 cases of corona were reported in the country so far. At the same time, 407 people have died. With this, the number of infected in India reached 4 lakh 90 thousand 401. Also, the number of people who died from Corona has now crossed 15 thousand. Talking about the most affected states in the country, the situation in Maharashtra is quite bad. Now the number of victims has reached 1 lakh 47 thousand. At the same time, the number of dead has now reached 6931 with 192 new deaths in 24 hours. Maharashtra accounts for more than one-third of the country's total deaths and infections.