A record 83,883 cases has pushed India’s corona virus tally past 38-lakh mark, the Union Health Ministry website data this morning showed. 68,584 patients were cured in last 24 days.
This is the highest single-day jump in Covid-19 infections reported by any country since the beginning of the pandemic. The death count has risen to 67,376 with 1,043 more fatalities.
Corona virus case tally in the country stands at 38,53,407 including 8,15,538 active cases, 29,70,493 cured/discharged/migrated & 67,376 deaths.
A total of 11,72,179 samples were collected for COVID-19 testing on Wednesday, taking the total number of samples tested for corona virus in the country to 4,55,09,380, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) informed.