COVID-19: India Records 50, 357 Cases, 577 Deaths
New Delhi: India records 50,357 new coronavirus cases along with 577 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Maharashtra reported 1,03,007 total active cases, 15,62,342 recoveries and 44,965 deaths so far while Karnataka reported 33,338 total active cases, 7,97,204 recoveries and 11,347 deaths due to the infection so far.
The national capital Delhi recorded 39,722 total active cases, 3,77,276 recoveries and 6,833 deaths so far.
Kerala reported 83,324 active cases, 3,88,504 recoveries and 1,640 deaths due to COVID-19 so far.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 11,65,42,304 samples have been tested for coronavirus up to November 6, of these, 11,13,209 samples were tested on Friday.
“The active cases now comprise only 6.19 per cent of the total positive cases of the country. The declining trend of the active cases is supported by a high number of recovered cases. The national recovery rate has further improved to 92.32 per cent. The 80 per cent of the new recovered cases are observed to be concentrated in 10 States/UTs,” according to an official statement on Friday.