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    COVID-19 LIVE: However, no death recorded in the national capital in the last 24 hours; total 64 deaths in city thus far.

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    COVID-19 LIVE: 18 deaths recorded in Mumbai today, taking casualty figure in the city to 361.

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    COVID-19 LIVE: Number of confirmed cases in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Telangana spike to 3061, 2942 and 1085 respectively.

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    COVID-19 LIVE: 376 and 121 cases reported in Gujarat and UP today, respectively; number of cases in respective states rise to 5,804 and 2,766.

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    COVID-19 LIVE: With 25 new cases, J&K’s tally stands at 726, including 415 active cases.

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    COVID-19 LIVE: Helpline numbers 18002339008 and 07926440626 issued for the migrant workers in Ahmedabad who want to return to native places.

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New Delhi: India witnessed a sharp hike in number of coronavirus cases and deaths as India entered third phase of lockdown. The number of COVID-19 cases in the country shot past the 42,000 mark–42,533 to be specific and the death toll reached 1,376 after 72 more patients died in the 24 hours. Ever since the government has announced certain relaxations, the country has registered nearly 4,898 cases within 48 hours. Also Read - 'They Are Terrorists And we Are Giving Them VIP Treatment': Video of Kanpur Medical College Principal Making Derogatory Remarks Against Tablighi Jamaat And Muslims Goes Viral

Yesterday, 2,644 cases was recorded in the country, highest spike in the total number so far. “Since Saturday, an increase of 2,644 has been noted in the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases in India. This is the highest spike in the total number so far. A total of 10,886 people have recovered from the disease so far”, the Union Health ministry said. Also Read - Shocking! Family of Covid-19 Victim Forced to Flee With Half-Burnt Body After Mob Attacks Them In Jammu

Maharashtra continues to be the worst-hit state with cases rising to 12,296. The state saw 790 fresh cases and 36 deaths since Saturday. Virus-related deaths also increased to 521. Also Read - Ricky Ponting Looked After me Like a Child, Was a Father Figure: Hardik Pandya