Oct 31, 2020 10:58 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Coronavirus India News highlights: Maharashtra reports 5,548 fresh COVID-19 cases, 74 deaths
Coronavirus India News highlights: Total confirmed cases in India have risen to 81 lakh. There are 5,82,649 active cases in the country.
Coronavirus India News highlights: Today is the 222nd day since India implemented a nationwide lockdown, to help curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. So far, India has recorded 81,37,119 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 1,21,641 deaths. A total of 74,32,829 people have recuperated from COVID-19 so far. There are 5,82,649 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country as on date, which comprises 7.16 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 91.34 percent. 'Unlock 5.0' is underway. Globally, more than 4.54 crore people have been infected by the coronavirus and 11.8 lakh have died so far.