Total cases soar to 56,342 in India; death toll 1,886; 16,539 cured/discharged. Stay with EastMojo for the latest updates, particularly from Northeast India
The total number of coronavirus cases in India reached 56,342 on Friday (May 8), as of 8 am, with the death toll standing at 1,886.
According to the latest updates provided by the Union health ministry, there are 37,916 active cases with 1,886 deaths so far in the country. As many as 16,539 patients have been cured or discharged and one has migrated.