Mumbai: According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India on Saturday spiked 48,916 coronavirus cases.
The total COVID-19 positive cases are 13,536,861, with 4,56,071 active cases, 8,49,431 cured/discharged/migrated. The cumulative toll reached 31,358, with 757 deaths in the last 24 hours.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 4,20,898 samples were tested for coronavirus on Friday and a total of 1,58,49,068 samples have been tested so far.
Maharashtra has reported 3,57,117 coronavirus cases, the highest among states and Union Territories in the country.