Oct 29, 2020 10:57 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Coronavirus India News highlights: Delhi reports highest single-day spike of COVID-19 cases at 5,739
Coronavirus India highlights: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 80 lakh. There are 6,03,687 active cases in the country.
Coronavirus India News highlights: Today is the 220th day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 80,40,203 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 1,20,527 deaths. A total of 73,15,989 people have recuperated from COVID-19 so far. There are 6,03,687 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country as on date, which comprises 7.5 percent of the total caseload. Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka have reported the highest number of cases. However, infections are rising rapidly in states like Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Yet, India’s recovery rate continues to rise and now stands at 90.99 percent. 'Unlock 5.0' is underway. Globally, more than 4.4 crore people have been infected by the coronavirus and 11.6 lakh have died so far.