With a single-day leap of 616 instances, India’s Omicron tally rose to three,623 on Sunday, in response to information launched by the Union Ministry of Well being and Household Welfare. Maharashtra, the place 1,009 instances of the brand new variant have been registered, continues to be the most important contributor.
With 513 instances of the brand new variant, Delhi has the second-highest variety of Omicron instances within the nation. In the meantime, Karnataka has recorded 441 instances, adopted by Rajasthan with 373, Kerala with 333, Gujarat with 204 and Tamil Nadu with 185.
The quantity of people that have recovered has additionally risen to 1,409, the Union Well being Ministry stated.
The nation reported 1,59,632 recent Covid-19 instances and 327 deaths within the final 24 hours, ending at 9 am on Sunday. With 40,863 recoveries, the lively instances within the nation reached 5,90,611. As Covid-19 instances proceed to surge throughout the nation, a number of states have imposed restrictions on motion in the course of the weekend. States like Delhi and Karnataka are observing a weekend curfew, whereas Tamil Nadu has imposed a whole lockdown on Sundays. On Saturday, Maharashtra imposed an evening curfew within the state.