Mumbai: In the last 24 hours, 63,3711 new COVID positive cases and 895 deaths have been reported. According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW), India’s COVID-19 tally reached 73,70,469 on Friday.
According to the MoHFW, the COVID-19 count includes 8,04,528 active cases, and 64,53,780 cured and discharged or migrated cases.
In addition, 895 deaths reported due to the disease in the last 24 hours, the toll due to the disease is at 1,12,161 in the country.
On the other hand, Maharashtra continues to be the worst affected by COVID19 states in the country. While 13,30,483 patients have recovered from the disease in the state, 41,196 died so far.
Among other serious states, Karnataka has 1,13,557 active cases; 6,20,008 people have been cured, while 10,283 people have died due to COVID19.
There are currently 94,609 active cases in Kerala. As many as 2,22,231 recovered people have been cured due to the virus infection, out of which 1,089 people have lost their lives.
The number of active patients in Delhi is 22,6055, while 2,92,502 patients have recovered, besides 5,924 succumbing to the disease.
Meanwhile, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research, the total samples tested for COVID-19 in the country crossed the 9.2-crore mark.
A total of 9,22,54,927 samples have been tested in the country for COVID-19 till Thursday. This includes 10,28,622 samples tested on October 15.