With 45,903 new COVID-19 infections reported in the last 24 hours, India’s total cases surged to 85,53,657, said Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Monday.With 490 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours, the death toll has mounted to 1,26,611.
The total number of active cases stand at 5,09,673 in the last 24 hours while the total cured cases are at 79,17,373.
Maharashtra has reported 97,296 active cases, 15,77,322 recoveries and 45,240 deaths due to the disease so far while Karnataka recorded 33,697 active cases, 8,01,799 recoveries and 11,391 deaths so far.
The national capital reported 41,857 active cases and 6,989 deaths while 3,89,683 people recovered from the infection till now. Kerala reported 81,940 active cases, 4,02,477 recoveries and the death toll stands at 1,692, according to the Health Ministry.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 11,85,72,192 samples have been tested for coronavirus to November 8, of these, 8,35,401 samples were tested yesterday.
Support Ethical Journalism. Support The Dispatch
The Dispatch is a sincere effort in ethical journalism. Truth, Accuracy, Independence, Fairness, Impartiality, Humanity and Accountability are key elements of our editorial policy. But we are still not able to generate great stories, because we don’t have adequate resources. As more and more media falls into corporate and political control, informed citizens across the world are funding independent journalism initiatives. Here is your chance to support your local media startup and help independent journalism survive. Click the link below to make a payment of your choice and be a stakeholder in public spirited journalism