Mumbai: COVID19 figures in India have surged to 2,66,598 as the country reports 9,987 cases and 331 deaths in the last 24 hours as per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
With escalating figures, the total number of active cases in the country are 1,29,917. About 1,29,215 patients have been cured and discharged. The death toll stands at 7,466.
The state-wise figures of active cases are as follows: Maharashtra 44,384, Delhi 17,712, Tamil Nadu 15,416, and Gujarat 5,309.
India’s testing figures have shown improvement as the country tested 1,41,682 samples in the past 24 hours. The total number of the samples tested in India are 49,16,116 as per the ICMR reports.
The country has lifted major restrictions in the non-containment zones from 8th June during the first phase of Unlock 1.