India, Sept. 20 -- Answering questions from social media users during his weekly programme Sunday Samvaad, Union health minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said only 10 states are reporting the maximum number of active Covid-19 cases in the country. The minister was replying to a question which asked whether India is at the phase of community spread of Covid 19.

"Large outbreak of Covid-19 in certain districts indicate an acute spread of the novel coronavirus. In view of specific efforts of the states, only 10 states are contributing 77 per cent active cases. If you see state-specific data, you will find that these cases are concentrated in a few districts," the minister said.

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