86,821 new cases and 1,181 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, India’s Corona count crossed the 63-lakh mark on Thursday, according to the Union Health Ministry. India recovered 85,376 corona patients in last 24 hours.
As per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), the count stands at 63,12,585 in the country including 9,40,705 active cases, and 52,73,202 recovered and discharged or migrated patients.
With 1,181 deaths reported in last 24hrs, the toll due to the disease has now reached 98,678 in the country.
Maharashtra continues to be the worst affected by the pandemic with 2,59,462 active cases, 10,88,322 cured and discharged cases and 36,662 deaths.
In Karnataka 1,07,635 active cases is the 2nd on the list. Meanwhile, 4,85,268 patients have been recovered in the State, the disease has claimed 8,864 lives so far.
Meanwhile, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research, 7,56,19,781 samples have been tested up to September 30 for Corona in the country. Out of these 14,23,052 samples were tested yesterday.