Fighting Covid-19: Over 11.31 lakh Covid-19 samples were tested in the country in last 24 hours. With this, the cumulative testing figure has crossed an important milestone of 13.70 crore.

India reported 43,082 new COVID-19 infections in the past 24 hours, taking the country’s tally to 93,09,788, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s data on Thursday.

"As Nepal's close friend, we have been happy to provide COVID related assistance to Nepal. This includes essential medicines, ventilators, test kits and PPE material. Our gift today of 2000 vials of Remdesivir injection is part of our ongoing support to Nepal," said Harsh Shringla.

Rai is the Minister for Employment, Development, Labour, General Administration and Irrigation in the Arvind Kejriwal government.

Today is the 19th day when India reported less than 50,000 cases in a day. The last time daily new cases crossed the 50,000-threshold was on November 7.

Local district, police & municipal authorities shall be responsible to ensure that prescribed Containment measures are strictly followed & State/UT Govts shall ensure accountability of concerned officers, announced MHA

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 11,59,032 samples were tested on Tuesday while 13,48,41,307 samples have been tested so far.

The active caseload of the country also continues to remain below 5%. The total active cases in the country today stands at 4.38 lakh which comprises merely 4.78% of total reported cases.

According to Delhi Chief Minister's Office (CMO), Kejriwal informed the Prime Minister that Delhi saw a peak of 8,600 COVID-19 cases on 10 November in the third peak.