News Desk, Tech for FTCP, New Delhi
Updated Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:47 AM IST
Health workers sampling to check for corona.
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According to the data updated by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday morning, the death toll has increased to 83,198 with 1,132 deaths in the last 24 hours. Infection cases have increased to 51,18,254 in the country, out of which 10,09,976 people are undergoing treatment and 40,25,080 people have recovered from the disease after treatment. Foreign citizens are also involved in total cases of infection.
More than 11 lakh samples examined in last 24 hours
According to data released by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 6,05,65,728 samples were tested across the country as of September 16, of which 11,36,613 samples were tested on a single day on Wednesday.