New Delhi, Aug 24 (ANI): COVID cases continue to rise in the country. Maharashtra reported 11,015 new infections and 212 deaths on August 24 taking the total number of positive cases to 6,93,398. Haryana reported 1074 new COVID-19 positive cases taking the total number of cases to 55460. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar also tested positive today. National Capital reported 1,061 new COVID cases with 13 deaths. Meanwhile, southern state Tamil Nadu reported 5,967 new COVID-19 cases and 97 deaths today, taking total cases to 3,85,352.