Budget 2021: Experts Analyse What The Budget Did For Food And Nutrition Schemes

Budget 2021: Experts Analyse What The Budget Did For Food And Nutrition Schemes

Budget 2021: Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, announced the Union Budget for the financial year 2021-2022, and released estimated budget expenditure for various nutrition programmes
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Budget 2021: POSHAN 2.0 And Increased Budget Estimate For Mid-day Meal Scheme And Food SubsidyFinance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the launch of POSHAN 2.0 to intensify nutritional outcomes
Highlights
  • FM Nirmala Sitharaman released Budget 2021; announced launch of POSHAN 2.0
  • Budget estimate for mid-may meal is less than revised estimates of 2020-21
  • Budgetary allocation for PDS has seen a drop of 42.5% when compared to RE

New Delhi: On February 1, 2021, Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, announced the Union Budget for the financial year 2021-2022, and released estimated budget expenditure for various nutrition programmes of the government like mid-day meal scheme, public distribution scheme and others. For a budget that had health and well-being as one of the key pillars, let’s take a look at the budgetary allocation for some of the key government programmes that aim to tackle India’s food and nutrition needs.

Also Read: Budget 2021 Highlights: Key Announcements Made By FM Nirmala Sitharaman For A Swachh And Swasth India

Dr Sujeet Ranjan, Executive Director, Centre for Food and Nutrition Security, said,

India is not just fighting COVID-19 outbreak but is also battling existing undernutrition in the country. The data from NFHS-5 (National Family Health Survey) phase 1 reveals that India has not fared well in the nutrition indicators in the latest survey and may have lost some of the gains made in the last few years. We know that malnutrition is a complex condition that can involve multiple factors. Nutrition specific interventions need to be targeted more to reduce multiple forms of malnutrition. The Budget 2021 has given a road map to boost the efforts and adopt the agenda of nutrition in a mission mode.

Mid-day Meal Scheme

The mid-day meal programme, run by the Ministry of Education erstwhile Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), is considered to be the world’s largest school meal programme, serving hot and freshly cooked meals to emaciated children. Time and again cases of malpractices and slippages in the food being offered to children have made headlines, but it remains one of the pivotal welfare schemes of the government. As per the Ministry of Education, 11.59 crore children are enrolled under the mid-day meal scheme.

Also Read: What Ails India’s Mid-Day Meal Programme?

If we look at the money allocated to the MDM scheme, for two consecutive financial years – 2013-14 and 2014-15, Rs. 13,215 crore was allocated. But in the following year 2015-16, the budget allocation dropped to Rs. 9,236.40 crore. The steep drop was soon followed by an upward graph. Year after year, the budget estimate for mid-day meal scheme rose and in the year 2019-20 and 2020-21, Rs. 11,000 crore was allocated. This year, the budget estimate has been allocated to Rs. 11,500 crore.

Talking to NDTV about the improvement in budgetary allocation for the mid-day meal, Dr Dipa Sinha from Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University Delhi, said,

Any increase in the budget estimate is good but if we compare it with the revised estimate for 2020-21, it is still less. In 2020-21, the budget estimate was revised from Rs. 11,000 crore to Rs. 12,900 crore. If the estimated spending was higher last year then why are we planning to spend less this year?

Allocation to mid-day meal has been reduced by 10.8 per cent in comparison to the revised estimates of 2020-21.

Ruchika Chugh Sachdeva, Vice President- Nutrition, Vitamin Angels, global public health nutrition organisation, said the budget estimate for mid-day meal for 2021-22 is less than the revised estimate for 2020-21 but the focus also needs to be on the nutrition quality of the meals. In a conversation with NDTV, Ms Sachdeva said,

For many, it is the only wholesome meal they have it during the day. Mid-day meals as per the government’s recommendations need to be provided to all the kids in the age group of 5-14 years. These need to contain at 50 per cent of a child’s daily requirement of lifesaving vitamins and minerals which is currently not happening.

Also Read: How SuPoshan Sanginis Are Spreading The Idea Of Nutrition And Supporting POSHAN Abhiyaan

Public Distribution System

Public Distribution System (PDS) was established under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution to provide food and non-food items like wheat, rice, salt, pulses, spices, kerosene oil to the poor at a subsidised rate. Department of Food and Public Distribution is responsible for ensuring food security through procurement, storage, and distribution of food grains, and for regulating the sugar sector. The budgetary allocation for PDS has not been consistent over the past few years.

In 2018-19, the total food subsidy of Rs. 1,69,323 crore was estimated and in 2019-20 budget, it was increased to Rs. 1,84,220 crore. However, in the following financial year that is 2020-21, the budget estimate for food subsidy dropped to Rs. 1,15,569.68 crore. But if we compare it with the revised estimate for 2019-20 of Rs. 1,08,688.35 crore, then the budget estimate was better.

For the current financial year (2021-22), food subsidy of Rs. 2,42,836 crore has been allocated for. Again, from a bird’s eye view, it looks like there has been an increase in the budgetary allocation but when compared to the revised estimate of 2020-21, there has been a drop of 42.5 per cent.

Also Read: How Has COVID-19 Impacted The Nutritional Status Of India’s Children? An On-Ground Report From Non-Profit Organisation CRY

The revised estimate for 2020-21 increased to Rs. 4,22,618.14 crore from the budget estimate of Rs. 1,15,569.68 crore. According to expenditure profile released by the Ministry of Finance, the variation is due to increased expenditure on food subsidy and for decentralised procurement of food grains. Dr Sinha’s assessment says that the increase in the budget does not reflect the higher distribution of subsidised grains. In fact, it shows the government is paying back Food Corporation of India’s (FCI) debt.

In her budget speech, FM clearly stated that the enhanced allocation includes the loans provided by the government to the FCI. She said,

I propose to discontinue the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF) loan to FCI for food subsidy and accordingly budget provisions have been made in RE 2020-21 and BE 2021-22.

As on March 31, 2020, FCI has NSSF debt of Rs. 2,54,600 crore.

Under PDS, the government had introduced ‘One nation, one ration card scheme’ in January, 2020. Through this scheme, beneficiaries can claim their rations anywhere in the country. In her budget speech, FM informed about the status of the scheme and said,

Migrant workers in particular will benefit from this scheme – those staying away from their families can partially claim their ration where they are stationed, while their family, in their native places, can claim the rest. I am happy to inform you that One Nation One Ration Card plan is under implementation by 32 states and Union Territories, reaching about 69 crores beneficiaries that is a total of 86 per cent of the beneficiaries. The remaining 4 states and UTs will be integrated in the next few months.

Also Read: All You Need To Know About ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ And Its Impact On Public Distribution System

Saksham Anganwadi And POSHAN 2.0

To strengthen nutritional content, delivery, outreach and outcome, the government has decided to merge the Supplementary Nutrition Programme and POSHAN Abhiyaan and launch Mission POSHAN 2.0. Saksham Anganwadi and POSHAN 2.0 will cover the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Scheme – Anganwadi services; national nutrition mission or POSHAN Abhiyaan; scheme for adolescent girls; national crèche scheme.

The ICDS Scheme is a programme for early childhood care and development and benefits children in the age group of 0-6 years, pregnant women and lactating mothers. Until 2020, the ICDS Scheme used to have a separate budget but now it will come under the ambit of POSHAN 2.0. As per the budget document, an expenditure of Rs. 20,105 crore has been estimated for Saksham Anganwadi and POSHAN 2.0.

The launch of a new initiative called Mission POSHAN 2.0 was announced by FM Sitharaman. She said,

To strengthen nutritional content, delivery, outreach and outcome, we will merge the Supplementary Nutrition Programme and the POSHAN Abhiyaan and launch the Mission POSHAN 2.0. We shall adopt and intensify strategy to improve nutritional outcomes across 112 aspirational districts.

Also Read: Can India Piggy Bank On Food Fortification To Achieve The Goal Of POSHAN Abhiyaan?

Dr Sinha believes there is not much clarity on the conversion of supplementary nutrition programme and POSHAN Abhiyaan as the later was always implemented under ICDS. Avani Kapur, Director of Accountability India, Research group studying India’s public service delivery, also believes the same and wrote, “To some degree POSHAN Abhiyaan was the operationalisation and admin related wing of ICDS.”

Additionally, Dr Purnima Menon, Senior Research Fellow at IFPRI (International Food Policy Research Institute) is of the opinion that 112 aspirational districts are not enough to resolve the undernutrition challenge among children.

Also Read: 53 Per Cent Of Children In India Are Not Growing Well Due To Lack Of Access To Food And Nutrition, Says A UN Report

According to some other experts, the merger of schemes is a good move but the guidelines and how these schemes will be rolled out will give a clearer picture. Lauding the merger of the schemes, Binu Anand, National Team Leader, WeCollaborateforNutrition (WeCan), IPE Global, said, improved outcomes are expected. He added,

NFHS-5 phase 1 data clearly indicated an upward trend in the services requiring inter-departmental convergence such as the provision of high-quality Supplementary Nutrition Programme, improving IFA (Iron-folic acid) coverage and compliance, ensuring accessibility, availability, and affordability of diverse diets, especially for women and children.

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana or maternity benefit programme and child protection services – the two schemes that used to be a part of ICDS have been moved to a different umbrella.

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana along with other women empowerment programmes now come under the umbrella of ‘SAMARTHYA’ that has got an estimated budget of Rs. 2,522 crores.

Child protection services have been clubbed with Child Welfare Services and added under the header ‘Mission VATSALYA’. The mission has been allocated an estimated budget of Rs. 900 crores. In 2020-21, the budget estimate for child protection services was Rs. 1,500 crores and was later revised to Rs. 821 crores.

Also Read: Budget 2021: Experts’ View On Mission POSHAN 2.0 Announced By FM To Improve Nutritional Outcomes

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World

13,99,25,320Cases
5,72,48,787Active
7,96,77,942Recovered
29,98,591Deaths
Coronavirus has spread to 192 countries. The total confirmed cases worldwide are 13,99,25,320 and 29,98,591 have died; 5,72,48,787 are active cases and 7,96,77,942 have recovered as on April 17, 2021 at 4:00 am.

India

1,45,26,609 234692Cases
16,79,740 109997Active
1,26,71,220 123354Recovered
1,75,649 1341Deaths
In India, there are 1,45,26,609 confirmed cases including 1,75,649 deaths. The number of active cases is 16,79,740 and 1,26,71,220 have recovered as on April 17, 2021 at 2:30 am.

State & District Details

State Cases Active Recovered Deaths
DistrictCases
Mumbai45,478
Thane13,660
Pune9,920
Mumbai Suburban5,363
Aurangabad1,974
Nashik1,575
Raigad1,462
Palghar1,421
Solapur1,291
Jalgaon1,039
Akola757
Nagpur692
Kolhapur646
Satara629
Ratnagiri350
Amravati291
Dhule228
Hingoli208
Jalna201
Ahmednagar190
Nanded176
Yavatmal150
Sangli145
Latur139
Osmanabad125
Sindhudurg114
Buldhana88
Parbhani78
gondia69
Beed54
Nandurbar42
Gadchiroli42
Bhandara41
Chandrapur32
Washim13
Wardha11

37,03,584 63,729

6,39,642 17,996

30,04,391 45,335

59,551 398

DistrictCases
Kannur357
Kasaragod333
Palakkad224
Malappuram119
Kollam118
Thrissur106
Thiruvananthapuram104
Pathanamthitta98
Kozhikode90
Alappuzha76
Kottayam73
Ernakulam60
Idukki40
Wayanad36

12,07,332 10,031

70,188 6,218

11,32,267 3,792

4,877 21

DistrictCases
Udupi1,176
Kalaburagi669
Yadgir538
Bengaluru Urban529
Raichur369
Mandya346
Belagavi337
Bidar219
Hassan205
Davangere204
Vijayapura201
Dakshina Kannada179
Chikkaballapura149
Mysuru107
Bagalkote103
Uttara Kannada95
Shivamogga67
Dharwad61
Ballari60
Gadag45
Bengaluru Rural40
Tumakuru36
Kolar29
Haveri24
Chikkamagaluru19
Chitradurga14
Koppal5
Kodagu4
Ramanagara3
Chamarajanagara0

11,24,509 14,859

1,07,334 10,754

10,03,985 4,027

13,190 78

DistrictCases
Chennai23,324
Chengalpattu1,314
Thiruvallur774
Villupuram509
Kanchipuram503
Tiruvannamalai496
Cuddalore477
Ariyalur444
Tirunelveli433
Tuticorin333
Kallakurichi324
Madurai322
Salem258
Coimbatore188
Virudhunagar185
Dindigul175
Perambalur133
Ranipet133
Thanjavur130
Theni129
Tiruchirappalli119
Ramanathapuram119
Tiruppur116
Kanniyakumari110
Tenkasi103
Nagapattinam99
Karur88
Namakkal83
Erode75
Vellore71
Thiruvarur67
Pudukkottai53
Sivaganga46
Tirupathur45
Krishnagiri43
The Nilgiris17
Dharmapuri15

9,71,384 8,449

61,593 3,496

8,96,759 4,920

13,032 33

DistrictCases
Kurnool795
Krishna557
Guntur511
Anantapur428
East Godavari356
Chittoor319
Sri Potti Sriramulu Nell*296
Y.S.R.205
West Godavari199
Srikakulam183
Prakasam104
Visakhapatnam103
Vizianagaram23

9,48,231 6,096

35,592 3,882

9,05,266 2,194

7,373 20

DistrictCases
North West5,463
Central4,817
West4,768
New Delhi3,405
North3,059
East2,472
South East2,446
South West2,391
South2,329
North East1,914
Shahdara1,580

8,03,623 19,486

61,005 6,696

7,30,825 12,649

11,793 141

DistrictCases
Gautam Buddha Nagar1,119
Agra933
Ghaziabad794
Meerut504
Lucknow386
Saharanpur298
Kanpur Nagar286
Moradabad252
Varanasi243
Hapur225
Aligarh215
Basti214
Amethi206
Rampur203
Jaunpur194
Firozabad190
Barabanki168
Gorakhpur166
Bulandshahr166
Siddharth Nagar159
Ghazipur159
Bijnor157
Deoria143
Azamgarh138
Sant Kabeer Nagar132
Mathura129
Ayodhya120
Muzaffarnagar117
Sambhal116
Sultanpur97
Ambedkar Nagar92
Maharajganj85
Amroha80
Rae Bareli78
Bahraich73
Kheri72
Kannauj69
Baghpat68
Kushi Nagar67
Bhadohi60
Ballia60
Gonda59
Etah52
Hardoi49
Balrampur49
Mau48
Mainpuri46
Etawah46
Hathras43
Unnao42
Jalaun41
Jhansi41
Shamli40
Chandauli38
Auraiya37
Farrukhabad36
Sitapur32
Prayagraj30
Banda27
Shahjahanpur25
Shravasti23
Budaun23
Mirzapur22
Bareilly17
Kasganj16
Pratapgarh15
Pilibhit15
Sonbhadra10
Kaushambi6
Kanpur Dehat4
Chitrakoot4
Lalitpur3
Hamirpur3
Mahoba3
Fatehpur3

7,93,720 27,360

1,50,676 20,828

6,33,461 6,429

9,583 103

DistrictCases
Kolkata2,777
Howrah1,435
24 Paraganas North1,031
Hooghly604
24 Paraganas South281
Maldah235
Dinajpur Uttar216
Coochbehar210
Birbhum206
Medinipur West159
Medinipur East153
Nadia139
Purba Bardhaman130
Murshidabad125
Bankura116
Darjeeling97
Jalpaiguri88
Paschim Bardhaman70
Purulia66
Dinajpur Dakshin50
Alipurduar39
Kalimpong18
Jhargram9

6,43,795 6,910

41,047 4,066

5,92,242 2,818

10,506 26

DistrictCases
Bilaspur100
Korba100
Mungeli87
Baloda Bazar85
Jashpur77
Janjgir-Champa56
Mahasamund54
Rajnandgaon52
Kabirdham52
Raigarh47
Raipur46
Balod41
Korea39
Durg31
Bemetara21
Kanker19
Balrampur17
Surguja14
Gariyaband10
Surajpur9
Dhamtari6
Bijapur2
Bastar2
Dantewada0
Kondagaon0
Narayanpur0
Sukma0

5,16,412 14,912

1,24,303 2,534

3,86,529 12,240

5,580 138

DistrictCases
Jaipur2,177
Jodhpur1,748
Udaipur724
Bharatpur563
Kota503
Nagaur500
Ajmer379
Dungarpur374
Pali352
Jhalawar329
Bhilwara250
Sikar231
Chittorgarh188
Tonk171
Jalore164
Rajsamand140
Sirohi130
Bikaner112
Banswara91
Alwar90
Churu81
Jhunjhunu64
Dausa61
Dholpur60
Baran59
Jaisalmer53
Barmer34
Hanumangarh31
SawaiMadhopur26
Karauli17
Pratapgarh14
Ganganagar8
Bundi5

3,95,309 7,359

53,813 4,537

3,38,424 2,791

3,072 31

DistrictCases
Ahmadabad17,125
Surat2,311
Vadodara1,555
Gandhinagar410
Mahesana159
Banas Kantha147
Bhavnagar146
Rajkot135
Arvalli134
Mahisagar125
Anand107
PanchMahals107
Patan105
SabarKantha101
Kachchh99
Kheda98
Jamnagar63
Bharuch56
Botad55
Surendranagar55
Valsad47
GirSomnath45
Dohad43
Chhotaudepur37
Naysari35
Junagadh31
Narmada25
DevbhumiDwarka22
Amreli16
Porbandar11
Tapi6
Dang5
Morbi4

3,84,688 8,920

49,737 5,439

3,29,781 3,387

5,170 94

DistrictCases
Indore3,839
Bhopal1,880
Ujjain799
Burhanpur351
Neemuch319
Jabalpur276
East Nimar266
Sagar228
Gwalior211
Khargone196
Dewas140
Dhar132
Mandsaur112
Morena109
Bhind87
Raisen71
Barwani60
Ratlam51
Rewa39
Shajapur39
Hoshangabad37
Vidisha37
Chhatarpur35
Betul35
Rajgarh31
Dindori29
Sheopur26
Damoh26
Satna24
Anuppur22
Panna20
Tikamgarh18
Sidhi17
Narsinghpur17
Chhindwara16
Agar Malwa15
Mandla15
Shivpuri15
Jhabua14
Shandol14
Singrauli13
Ashoknagar13
Datia12
Sehore12
Umaria10
Balaghat9
Guna8
Harda4
Alirajpur3
Katni3
Seoni2
Niwari0

3,84,563 11,045

59,183 3,489

3,20,955 7,496

4,425 60

DistrictCases
Ganjam581
Jajapur322
Khordha238
Baleshwar190
Kendrapara164
Cuttack155
Bhadrak137
Balangir129
Puri103
Sundargarh102
Jagatsinghapur91
Nayagarh86
Mayurbhanj73
Nuapada69
Gajapati61
Dhenkanal36
Boudh34
Kendujhar34
Deogarh33
Kalahandi33
Sonepur29
Kandhamal28
Anugul26
Malkangiri20
Bargarh16
Koraput16
Sambalpur16
Jharsuguda8
Nabarangpur2
Rayagada2

3,61,450 3,108

15,990 2,153

3,43,522 952

1,938 3

DistrictCases
Hyderabad2,475
Ranga Reddy183
Suryapet87
Jagitial77
Nizamabad76
MedchalMalkajgiri75
Mancherial43
YadadriBhuvanagiri40
Jogulamba Gadwal40
Vikarabad40
Nalgonda33
Warangal Urban32
Mahabubnagar30
Sangareddy26
Khammam26
Adilabad22
Nirmal21
Karimnagar17
RajannaSircilla16
Medak11
Kamareddy11
Mahabubabad10
Jayashankar Bhupalapally9
Nagarkurnool8
Kumuram Bheem Asifabad8
Jangoan8
Siddipet7
Peddapalli5
Bhadradri Kothagudem5
Warangal Rural4
Mulugu3
Narayanpet3
Wanaparthy1

3,46,331 4,446

33,514 3,020

3,11,008 1,414

1,809 12

DistrictCases
Gurugram2,950
Faridabad867
Sonipat404
Rohtak145
Palwal120
Jhajjar114
Karnal104
Hisar98
Ambala93
Panipat78
Nuh68
Bhiwani60
Rewari56
Kurukshetra55
Sirsa50
Kaithal48
Mahendragarh47
CharkiDadri43
Panchkula39
Fatehabad38
Jind38
Yamunanagar19

3,42,077 6,277

33,817 3,299

3,04,906 2,958

3,354 20

DistrictCases
Patna279
Bhagalpur266
Rohtas256
Khagaria253
Begusarai243
Madhubani199
Munger188
Jehanabad178
Katihar175
Darbhanga143
Samastipur139
Siwan139
PurbiChamparan138
Purnia135
Banka134
Buxar134
Nalanda123
Gopalganj123
Nawada122
Sheikhpura118
Gaya115
Kaimur (bhabua)105
Bhojpur103
Saran101
Muzaffarpur96
Saharsa88
Supaul87
Vaishali87
Madhepura82
Kishanganj75
Aurangabad75
Sitamarhi73
Lakhisarai72
Araria68
Pashchim Champaran57
Arwal52
Jamui47
Sheohar20

3,07,557 6,253

33,466 4,387

2,72,403 1,853

1,688 13

DistrictCases
Amritsar485
Jalandhar297
Ludhiana293
Tarn Taran163
Gurdaspur154
Hoshiarpur140
S.A.S Nagar137
Patiala132
Sangrur107
Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawanshahr)99
Pathankot86
Rupnagar (Ropar)74
Faridkot74
Sri Muktsar Sahib71
Moga65
Bathinda60
Fatehgarh Sahib57
Fazilka53
Firozepur50
Kapurthala44
Mansa31
Barnala25

2,90,707 3,891

30,745 712

2,52,190 3,129

7,772 50

DistrictCases
Kamrup Metro276
Golaghat203
Nagaon143
Hojai89
Dima Hasao86
Karimganj85
Tinsukia84
Cachar80
Dibrugarh61
Hailakandi57
Lakhimpur57
Marigaon50
Dhemaji47
Kamrup42
Kokrajhar37
Dhubri30
Charaideo29
Barpeta28
Udalguri28
Sonitpur27
Jorhat24
Nalbari23
Darrang20
Sivasagar20
Goalpara19
Biswanath16
Baksa14
KarbiAnglong13
Bongaigaon12
Chirang6
West KarbiAnglong5
South SalmaraMancachar4
Majuli2

2,22,940 573

5,416 456

2,16,397 113

1,127 4

DistrictCases
East Singhbum170
Ranchi148
Hazaribagh110
Garhwa80
Ramgarh75
Koderma58
Simdega48
Dhanbad32
Gumla28
Palamu27
West Singhbhum21
SaraikelaKharsawan20
Giridih19
Bokaro16
Latehar14
Khunti10
Lohardaga8
Deoghar5
Dumka5
Pakur4
Jamtara2
Godda2
Chatra1
Sahebganj0

1,55,115 3,843

23,045 2,394

1,30,694 1,393

1,376 56

DistrictCases
Anantnag395
Srinagar300
Kulgam295
Baramulla271
Shopian255
Kupwara231
Bandipora175
Udhampur155
Ramban151
Jammu138
Budgam110
Pulwama108
Kathua53
Rajouri39
Ganderbal37
Poonch35
Doda27
Reasi26
Samba25
Kishtwar10
Mirpur0
Muzaffarabad0

1,44,021 1,144

10,620 580

1,31,353 562

2,048 2

DistrictCases
Dehradun370
Nainital323
Tehri Garhwal110
Haridwar94
Udam Singh Nagar83
Almora71
Champawat45
Pithoragarh43
Chamoli36
PauriGarhwal36
Bageshwar31
Rudraprayag30
Uttar Kashi24

1,18,646 2,402

13,546 1,062

1,03,281 1,323

1,819 17

DistrictCases
Hamirpur117
Kangra105
Una41
Solan32
Chamba29
Bilaspur21
Mandi21
Sirmaur11
Shimla10
Kullu4
Kinnaur2
Lahaul And Spiti0

74,195 842

7,711 349

65,316 484

1,168 9

DistrictCases
South Goa69
North Goa57

65,499 927

6,321 639

58,310 282

868 6

DistrictCases
Pondicherry111
Mahe4
Karaikal2
Yanam0

46,393 531

3,576 308

42,115 220

702 3

DistrictCases
Dhalai196
Sepahijala174
Gomati74
South Tripura53
Unakoti49
West Tripura45
Khowai24
North Tripura14

33,933 58

383 47

33,156 11

394

DistrictCases
Chandigarh313

32,878 481

3,423 52

29,047 428

408 1

DistrictCases
Churachandpur32
Kangpokpi26
Imphal West21
Thoubal18
Imphal East10
Tengnoupal9
Bishnupur7
Senapati6
Chandel5
Kamjong5
Ukhrul4
Jiribam3
Pherzawl3
Kakching2
Tamenglong2
Noney1

29,610 31

165 24

29,069 7

376

DistrictCases
Changlang31
Papum Pare8
Lohit3
Namsai2
West Siang1
East Siang1
Upper Siang1
Tawang1
PakkeKessang1
West Kameng0
Upper Subansiri0
Tirap0
Siang0
Shi Yomi0
Anjaw0
Lower Subansiri0
Lower Dibang Valley0
Longding0
Leparada0
KurungKumey0
KraDaadi0
Kamle0
East Kameng0
Dibang Valley0
Lower Siang0

16,948 28

92 26

16,800 2

56

DistrictCases
East Khasi Hills22
West Garo Hills5
South West Garo Hills4
North Garo Hills1
West Jaintia Hills1
West Khasi Hills1
East Garo Hills0
East Jaintia Hills0
Ribhoi0
South Garo Hills0
South West Khasi Hills0

14,703 121

565 108

13,986 12

152 1

DistrictCases
Dimapur20
Mon8
Kohima7
Kiphire3
Tuensang3
Peren2
Phek1
Longleng0
Mokokchung0
Wokha0
Zunheboto0

12,504 22

139 17

12,271 4

94 1

DistrictCases
Kargil77
LehLadakh43

11,709 245

1,363 198

10,214 47

132

DistrictCases
East District3
South District3
North District0
West District0

6,519 22

241 12

6,142 10

136

DistrictCases
South Andamans33
Nicobars1
North And Middle Andaman1

5,289 27

116 1

5,110 28

63

DistrictCases
Kolasib11
Aizawl10
Mamit8
Lawngtlai2
Lunglei2
Saitual1
Champhai0
Hnahthial0
Khawzawl0
Saiha0
Serchhip0

4,809 62

315 57

4,482 5

12

DistrictCases
Dadra And Nagar Haveli20

4,681 158

879 130

3,798 28

4

DistrictCases
Lakshadweep District0

945 44

179 33

765 11

1

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