COVID-19 : Highest single day recoveries with 11264 survivors, active cases dips, tally at 1,73,763


New Delhi, (UNI)

The country witnessed highest ever single day improvement in the number of recovered cases from coronavirus infection after 11264 people were cured and discharged across the nation taking the number to 82370 on Saturday. 

Meanwhile, India's COVID tally has jumped to 1,73,763 after registering a single day spike of 7964 infections, the highest so far. 

According to the Health Ministry update, death toll across the country due to the pandemic has inched to 5k mark, with the figure now at 4971. 

A total of 265 fatalities were reported pan India in the past 24 hours due to the pandemic. 

Cases under the active medical supervision have witnessed a dip of 3,565 since Friday , and were 86,422 at present across the nation, the government data said.