47,905 New COVID Cases Take India’s Tally to 86.8 L; 1.28 L Deaths

Globally, over 52 million coronavirus cases have been recorded so far, with the death toll at more than 12,82,000.

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India on Thursday, 12 November, reported 47,905 new cases of coronavirus, taking the tally in the country to 86,83,916. The death toll increased by 550 to 1,28,121.

According to the Union Health Ministry data, there are currently 4,89,294 active cases across the country, while 80,66,501 patients have been discharged.

The number of new daily infections has been falling in the country since mid-September, when it reached a peak of over 90,000 cases in a day. The number of active COVID-19 cases has also come down from a high of more than 10 lakh to 4.89 lakh now.

47,905 New COVID Cases Take India’s Tally to 86.8 L; 1.28 L Deaths
(Graphic: The Quint)

A total of 12,19,62,509 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up till 11 November, of which 11,93,358 samples were tested on Wednesday, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said.

Globally, over 52 million coronavirus cases have been recorded so far, with the death toll at more than 12,82,000.

With over 10 million infections, the US is the worst-affected country in terms of the number of cases. It has also recorded the highest fatalities. India is the second worst-affected in terms of the number of infections, and third in terms of the death toll.

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