New Delhi: India records 90,802 new coronavirus cases along with 1,016 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The worst-affected State continues to be Maharashtra which on Sunday reported 23,350 new COVID-19 cases; the State’s tally of people infected with the virus has surpassed the 9 lakh-mark.
With 23,350 patients testing positive yesterday, Maharashtra’s overall count of positives cases has reached 9,07,212, according to the State’s Public Health Department.
Along with that, the State also recorded 7,826 recoveries and 328 deaths due to coronavirus.
The total number of samples tested up to September 6 is 4,95,51,507 including 7,20,362 samples tested yesterday, said the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).