New Delhi: India reported 45,209 new cases of the novel coronavirus and 501 deaths on Saturday, according to the latest update by from the Union Health Ministry. This takes the country’s total confirmed cases close to 91 lakh.
Total confirmed COVID-19 cases in India have risen to 90,95,806, according to the latest update by from the Union Health Ministry.
Here are the five most-affected states:
> Maharashtra – 17,74,455 cases (includes recoveries, deaths and active cases)
> Karnataka – 8,71,342 cases
> Andhra Pradesh – 8,61,092 cases
> Tamil Nadu – 7,68,340 cases
> Kerala – 5,57,441 cases
A total of 13,17,33,134 samples tested for COVID-19, up to November 21. Of these, 10,75,326 samples were tested yesterday: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).