COVID-19 latest updates: India reports 26,382 new cases, tally rises to 99.32 lakh - Here is state-wise data
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India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 99.32 lakh with 26,382 infections being reported in a day, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

The total coronavirus infection tally mounted to 99,32,547, while the death toll rose to 1,44,096 with 387 new fatalities. The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 94,56,449, pushing the national recovery rate to 95.21 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.45 per cent.

The COVID-19 active caseload remained below 4 lakh for the 10th consecutive day. There are 3,32,002 active coronavirus infections in the country which constitute 3.34 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 15,66,46,280 samples have been tested up to December 15, of which 10,85,625 were conducted on Tuesday.

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities. "Our figures are being reconciled with the Indian Council of Medical Research," the ministry said on its website, adding that state-wise distribution of figures is subject to further verification and reconciliation.

Here's state-wise list of active cases and deaths:

Andaman and Nicobar Islands: 93 (Total cases), 61 (Deaths)

Andhra Pradesh: 4660 (Total cases), 7064 (Deaths)

Arunachal Pradesh: 234 (Total cases), 55 (Deaths)

Assam: 3540 (Total cases), 1004 (Deaths)

Bihar: 5170 (Total cases), 1329 (Deaths)

Chandigarh: 635 (Total cases), 304 (Deaths)

Chhattisgarh: 17,637 (Total cases), 3135 (Deaths)

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu: 19 (Total cases), 2 (Deaths)

Delhi: 14,480 (Total cases), 10,115 (Deaths)

Goa: 995 (Total cases), 710 (Deaths)

Gujarat: 12,881 (Total cases), 4193 (Deaths)

Haryana: 8232 (Total cases), 2751 (Deaths)

Himachal Pradesh: 6792 (Total cases), 836 (Deaths)

Jammu and Kashmir: 4434 (Total cases), 1812 (Deaths)

Jharkhand: 1578 (Total cases), 1001 (Deaths)

Karnataka: 15,664 (Total cases), 11,965 (Deaths)

Kerala: 57,909 (Total cases), 2680 (Deaths)

Ladakh: 625 (Total cases), 123 (Deaths)

Madhya Pradesh: 12,516 (Total cases), 3425 (Deaths)

Maharashtra: 72,458 (Total cases), 48,339 (Deaths)

Manipur: 2085 (Total cases), 327 (Deaths)

Meghalaya: 690 (Total cases), 131 (Deaths)

Mizoram: 179 (Total cases), 7 (Deaths)

Nagaland: 595 (Total cases), 69 (Deaths)

Odisha: 2724 (Total cases), 1815 (Deaths)

Puducherry: 297 (Total cases), 620 (Deaths)

Punjab: 6502 (Total cases), 5117 (Deaths)

Rajasthan: 15,510 (Total cases), 2568 (Deaths)

Sikkim: 294 (Total cases), 119 (Deaths)

Tamil Nadu: 9951 (Total cases), 11,919 (Deaths)

Telangana: 7183 (Total cases), 1502 (Deaths)

Tripura: 306 (Total cases), 378 (Deaths)

Uttarakhand: 6089 (Total cases), 1372 (Deaths)

Uttar Pradesh: 18,382 (Total cases), 8103 (Deaths)

West Bengal: 20,663 (Total cases), 9145 (Deaths)

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