New Delhi, August 8
There have been 61,537 extra novel coronavirus circumstances in India, taking the tally to 20,88,611 on Saturday, whereas the dying toll rose to 42,518 with 933 extra fatalities, the Health Ministry stated.
The variety of recoveries surged to 14,27,005 and the restoration charge rose to 68.32 per cent, in keeping with ministry knowledge.
There are 6,19,088 lively circumstances of the coronavirus illness (Covid-19), comprising 29.64 per cent of the caseload. A complete of 61,537 circumstances have been added in a day, taking the tally to 20,88,611, it stated.
This was the 10th day in a row that the COVID-19 tally elevated by greater than 50,000.
As many as 5,98,778 samples have been examined on Friday, taking the overall to 2,33,87,171 up to now, in keeping with the Indian Council of Medical Research. PTI