Over 50k New COVID-19 Cases in India, Tally Reaches 78,64,811
With 578 deaths, the total death toll is now at 1,18,534.
India on Sunday, 25 October, recorded 50,129 fresh COVID-19 infections, with the total cases surging to 78,64,811. With 578 new deaths, the total death toll is now at 1,18,534.
According to the Union Health Ministry’s data, there are currently 6,68,154 active cases and 70,78,123 people have been cured. 62,077 people were discharged in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, ICMR said that a total of 10,25,23,469 samples have been tested for COVID-19 up to 24 October, adding that of these, 11,40,905 samples were tested on Saturday.
Earlier, the Health Ministry tweeted: “India recorded a new Milestone: Recovery Rate touches 90%. 62,077 have recovered and discharged in the last 24 hours whereas the new confirmed cases stand at 50,129.”
(The Quint is available on Telegram. For handpicked stories every day, subscribe to us on Telegram)
Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.