New Delhi, Online Desk. There has been a big jump in the cases of corona in the country. Today corona cases have increased by about 30 percent as compared to yesterday. The Health Ministry said that 17,336 cases of corona infection have been reported in the last 24 hours. Let us inform that on Thursday, 13,313 cases of infection were reported.

Active cases beyond 88 thousand

Active cases of corona are increasing rapidly. Active cases have increased to 88,284. Yesterday the number of active cases of corona was 83,990.

Health Minister gave instructions

The central government is constantly monitoring the increasing cases of corona. Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday directed officials to maintain adequate testing and effective surveillance to assess the spread of corona. He also said that the country should focus on genome testing to detect any possible mutation of corona.

How many cases in Maharashtra-Delhi?

Corona cases are also increasing rapidly in Maharashtra. On Thursday, 5,218 new cases of corona were registered in Maharashtra. Of these, 2,479 new cases have been registered in Mumbai alone. The pace of corona continues in the country’s capital Delhi as well. On Thursday, 1,934 new cases of corona were registered in Delhi. The infection rate in Delhi has crossed eight percent. The number of corona infected in Delhi has increased to 19,27,394 while 26,242 people have died due to the epidemic.

Edited By: Manish Negi