India’s Covid-19 tally nears 94-lakh mark with 41,810 new cases

New Delhi: India’s coronavirus caseload rose to 93.92 lakh with 41,810 fresh infections. Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in India have risen to 93,92,919 according to the latest update by from the Union Health Ministry.

The death toll climbed to 1,36,696 with 496 new fatalities, the government data showed.

There are 4,53,956 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country as on date, the data stated.

The total discharged cases are at 88,02,267 with 42,298 new recoveries in the last 24 hours.

The Indian Council of Medical Research said that a total of 13,95,03,803 samples have been tested for Covid-19 up to 28 November. Of these, 12,83,449 samples were tested yesterday, the ICMR added.

Here are the five most-affected states:

> Maharashtra – 18,14,515 cases (includes recoveries, deaths and active cases)

> Karnataka – 8,82,608 cases

> Andhra Pradesh – 8,67,063 cases

> Tamil Nadu – 7,79,046 cases

> Kerala – 5,93,957 cases