Tally surges to 83,64,086; death toll at 1,24,315
New Delhi, Nov 5: India on Thursday clocked a fresh spike of 50,209 new COVID cases during the past 24 hours, pushing the nation’s contagion tally to 83,64,086 , the Union Health Ministry update said this morning.
Active cases have witnessed a decrease further by 5,825 and presently stand at 5,27,962.
Meanwhile, during the same time period the country recorded 55,331 cured patients from the disease , taking the recoveries so far to 77,11,809.
Talking of the deaths due to COVID , 704 more lives were claimed by the highly contagious virus since Wednesday and the death toll has now surged to 1,24,315 till date.
In percentage, the active cases stand at 6.31 per cent, discharged/cured at 92.20 per cent and the fatalities 1.49 per cent.