With 39,726 new cases, the COVID-19 tally has reached 1,15,14,331 on Friday, out of which 2,71,282 are active cases, as per the Union Health Ministry’s daily bulletin. The Covid death toll has reached 1,59,370 in India as 154 more people lost their lives due to the deadly contagious virus in the last 24 hours.
Meanwhile, over 20,000 people were recovered and discharged. The total number of coronavirus recovery has reached 1,10,83,679, with 20,654 recoveries in the last 24 hours.
The five most affected states by total cases are Maharashtra (2,370,507), Kerala (1,094,294), Karnataka (962,339), Andhra Pradesh (892,269), and Tamil Nadu (861,429).