India records 49,931 new COVID-19 cases in a day
2020-07-27 at 13:22
India has recorded its highest single-day jump of 49,931 new cases of COVID-19 today.
The Ministry of Health in a statement said, as of this morning, India has reported a total of 1,435,453 confirmed coronavirus infections, including more than 485,000 active cases.
The total number of recovered patients stands at 917,568.
The country also recorded 708 new COVID-19 related fatalities, bringing the total death toll to 32,771.
More than 16.8 million samples have been tested across India.
India has the third-highest number of virus cases worldwide, after the United States and Brazil.