Coronavirus Update: The total number of coronavirus cases in India has increased to 84,62,081 after 50,357 new COVID-19 cases were reported from the country, as of Saturday morning.
Meanwhile, the death toll due to COVID-19 in India has mounted to 1,25,562 after 577 new deaths were reported from the nation.
As per the coronavirus update given by the Union Health Ministry, the total number of active coronavirus cases in India is 5,16,632 witnessing a decrease of 4,141 in the last 24 hours.
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The total cured cases are 78,19,887 with 53,920 new discharges in the last 24 hours.
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 11,65,42,304 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to November 6. Of these, 11,13,209 samples were tested on Friday.
On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing India-Italy Virtual Summit, stated that the COVID-19 pandemic will remain a watershed moment in history, just like World War II.
“We will have to adapt ourselves to the post-Corona world. We will have to be ready for the opportunities and challenges arising out of it,” he had said.