While tensions continued to rise across the country, India on Friday recorded over 80,000 cases for the second day on a row. In a fresh revelation, the Indian states and union territories logged 83,341 new positive cases in the last 24 hours.
According to the latest reports from the union health ministry, the total caseload of the country is now at 3,936,747. On the other hand, India recorded 1,096 deaths from Thursday morning taking the total death toll to 68,472.
Official data confirms that of the total cases registered so far, 3,0371,51 people have recovered from Corona surpassing the 30 lakh-mark while over 8,311,24 people have cured/recovered/migrated. A total of 4,66,79,145 samples were tested for corona till date while 11,69,765 samples were tested on 3rd September alone.
Meanwhile, Telangana on Friday reported 2,478 fresh Covid-19 cases, 2,011 recoveries & 10 deaths, taking the total number of cases to 1,35,884 in the state. Active cases stand at 32,994. Andhra Pradesh registered 10,199 infections on Thursday, taking the state’s Covid-19 tally to 4,65,730. This is the ninth day in a row the state has reported fresh cases in excess of 10,000.