India on Friday reported 47,638 new coronavirus cases taking the total to 84,11,724, the Union Health Ministry said.
The death toll has mounted to 1,24,985 with 670 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours.
Total active cases stand at 5,20,773 after a decrease of 7,189 in the last 24 hrs.
Total cured recovered cases are at 77,65,966 with 54,157 new discharges in the last 24 hours.
The number of active cases of Covid-19 has been less than 6 lakh for eight consecutive days with 27 states and UTs having less than 20,000 active cases, the Health ministry had said.
The declining trend of the active cases is complemented by the unbroken increase, day on day number of recovered cases, the ministry said.