53,370 new cases take India's COVID-19 tally to 78,14,682

| | New Delhi
  • 0

53,370 new cases take India's COVID-19 tally to 78,14,682

Saturday, 24 October 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

53,370 new cases take India's COVID-19 tally to 78,14,682

India's COVID-19 tally climbed to 78.14 lakh with 53,370 fresh cases in a day, while 70,16,046 people have so far recuperated pushing the national recovery rate to 89.78 per cent on Saturday, the Union health ministry said.

The total number of coronavirus cases mounted to 78,14,682 and the death toll to 1,17,956, with the novel coronavirus virus claiming  650 lives in a span of 24 hours in the country, the ministry data updated at 8 am on Saturday showed.

The COVID-19 case fatality rate has further declined to 1.51 per cent.

There are 6,80,680 active cases of coronavirus infection in the country which comprises 8.71 per cent of the total caseload, the ministry data said.

According to ICMR, a cumulative total of 10,13,82,564 samples have been tested up to October 23, with 12,69,479 samples tested on Friday.

State Editions

14 more die; State Covid toll now 1,671

25 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Judicial probes on into Puri, B’mitrapur custody cases

25 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

34 new +ve in BBSR

25 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Jagannath Temple may reopen in Dec 3rd week

25 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Nayagarh couple attempts self-immolation before House

25 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

No laxity in Covid norms till vaccine arrives : CM

25 November 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

The new crisis point Children’s mental health

22 November 2020 | Kaartik Gupta | Agenda

Accounting for Karma

22 November 2020 | Sant Rajinder Singh | Agenda

Find your peace post a fight

22 November 2020 | Dr Anju Sharma | Agenda

Ten questions to ask self

22 November 2020 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Know what you are worth

22 November 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Making world greener

22 November 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer