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Coronavirus India News highlights | Superstar Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to hospital

Coronavirus India News highlights: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 8.20 lakh. India's recovery rate stands at 62.78 percent.

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: Today is the 109th day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. India has so far recorded 8,20,916 cases, which includes 22,123 deaths. Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Delhi and Gujarat have reported the highest number of cases. India's recovery rate stands at 62.78 percent.

Globally, there have been over 1.2 crore confirmed cases of COVID-19. More than 5.5 lakh people have died so far. Catch the highlights here:

  • July 11, 2020 10:59 PM IST

    Coronavirus in India LIVE Updates | Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after he tested positive for COVID-19. The acting veteran informed about the development in a tweet: "I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited .. All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested !" 

  • July 11, 2020 10:38 PM IST

    Coronavirus in India LIVE Updates | Here’s a list of all the states in India where lockdown has been extended

    In view of the alarming COVID-19 situation, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa announced a seven-day lockdown in Bengaluru. The lockdown will be effective from 8 pm on July 14 till 5 am on July 23. During the one-week lockdown period, all essential services will be allowed to function in Bengaluru. Notably, the decision comes days after a 33-hour strict lockdown “with no exceptions” was imposed on Bengaluru.

    Here is a list of the other states who have extended lockdowns.

  • July 11, 2020 09:49 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Maharashtra LIVE Updates | 'Total' lockdown extended in Thane district, Navi Mumbai, UMC

    A lockdown with minimum exemptions in place in Thane district, excluding city limits, and Navi Mumbai municipal areas was extended on July 11, till July 19 due to rise in coronavirus cases over the past few days, officials said.

    The order for Thane district was issued by Collector Rajesh Narvekar and Municipal Commissioner AB Misal announced the extension for Navi Mumbai, they added. 


  • July 11, 2020 09:28 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Rajasthan LIVE Updates | Rajasthan reports 574 new COVID-19 positive cases and 6 deaths today, taking the total number of positive case and deaths to 23,748 and 503, respectively.

  • July 11, 2020 09:03 PM IST

    Coronavirus in West Bengal LIVE Updates | 1,344 new COVID-19 positive cases, 26 deaths and 611 discharged in West Bengal in the last 24 hours. The total tally stands at 28,453 including 906 deaths and 17,959 discharged.

  • July 11, 2020 08:42 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Mumbai LIVE Updates | BMC: 1,308 COVID-19 cases, 1,497 discharged and 39 deaths reported in Mumbai today. Total number of cases in the city is now at 91,457 including 63,431 recovered, 22,779 active cases and 5,241 deaths.

  • July 11, 2020 08:14 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Maharashtra LIVE Updates | 8,139 COVID-19 cases, 4,360 discharged and 223 deaths reported in Maharashtra today. Total number of cases in the state is now at 2,46,600, including 99,202 active cases, 1,36,985 discharged and 10,116 deaths.

  • July 11, 2020 08:11 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Bengaluru LIVE Updates | Complete lockdown in Bengaluru Urban and Rural districts from 8 pm on 14th July to 5 am on 23rd July in view rising COVID-19 cases. Essential services have been exempted. 

  • July 11, 2020 08:05 PM IST

    Coronavirus in Arunachal Pradesh LIVE Updates | CM Pema Khandu: To check the spread at the very initial stages, the lockdown of Itanagar Capital Region (ICR) has been extended till 20th July 2020.