COVID-19: India Records 70,496 Cases, 964 Deaths
New Delhi: India records 70,496 new coronavirus cases along with 964 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Out of which 8,93,592 are currently active, 59,06,069 have been cured, while 1,06,490 lost the battle against the viral disease.
Maharashtra continues to be the worst-hit with a total of 14,93,884 cases including 39,430 deaths; followed by Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi.
According to the data from the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India conducted 11,68,705 sample tests in a single day on Thursday.