Coronavirus India Update: The total number of coronavirus cases in India has increased to 90,95,807 after 45,209 new COVID-19 cases were reported from the country in the last 24 hours, as of Sunday morning.
India nation reported 501 new deaths taking the death toll to 1,33,227 while the total active coronavirus cases in India stands at 4,40,962
The total number of discharged cases in India settled at 85,21,617 while 43,493 new discharges were reported from the country in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry stated while giving an update on the coronavirus situation in India.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 13,17,33,134 samples have been tested for COVID-19, up to November 21. Of these, 10,75,326 samples were tested on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) stated that "For the first time number of RT-PCR tests in Delhi have exceeded Rapid Antigen Tests."
"250 ventilators delivered to DRDO hospital and are being installed. House to house survey has started in Delhi. 3,70,729 persons have been surveyed on 20.11.20," it added.
Likewise, the AIIMS has started the process for recruitment of additional 207 Junior Residents, the MHA stated.
Delhi Saturday reported 5,879 new COVID-19 cases, 6,963 recoveries, and 111 deaths, according to Delhi Health Department.
The COVID-19 tally in Delhi rises to 5,23,117 while total recoveries stand at 4,75,106, active cases 39,741, and death toll 8,270.