13 May 2020, 02:35 pm By Neha Sinha
India's COVID cases at 74,281, 2,415 deaths & 24,386 recoveries

According to the latest update from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the number of total Coronavirus cases in the country has raised to 74,281, including 47,480 active cases. While 2,415 deaths were reported overall, about 24,386 people were cured / discharged / migrated. Meanwhile, Maharashtra and Gujarat have the highest number of cases in the country with 244.27 and 8,903 cases respectively.

The peak of 3,525 cases of COVID19 and 122 deaths in the last 24 hours; The total number of positive cases in the country now stands at 74,281, including 47,480 active cases, 24,386 cases cured/discharged/migrated and 2,415 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India COVID cases deaths recoveries

The lockdown 4.0: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed to the nation announced that there will be a fourth phase of the lockdown, however, it will be different from the earlier three phases. The details of the lockdown 4.0 will be announced by May 18. The third phase of the 54-day lockdown is scheduled to end on May 17. Further, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will announce the details of the new Rs 20 lakh crore economic package on Wednesday, May 13 at 4 PM. 

The 20 Lakh Crores package will focus on land, labour, liquidity and laws. It will cater to various sections, including cottage industry, MSMEs, labourers, middle class, and Industrial sector, said PM Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcing one of the largest financial packages also stressed on four Ls (Land, Labour, Liquidity and Law) with an aim to make India self-reliant. According to PM, the earlier decisions of the Finance Minister and RBI with the new package totals to Rs 20 lakh crore, which counts 10% of India's GDP.

India's COVID cases Update

As on 12th May, 101 new COVID19 positive cases reported in Odisha taking the total number of cases in the state to 538 including 419 active cases, 116 cured/discharged and 3 deceased: Odisha Health Department

Total cases in the country- 74,281 
Active cases- 47,480 
Cured/discharged/migrated cases- 24,386
Deaths- 2,415

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