India's COVID-19 tally rose to 30,502,362 on Saturday as 44,111 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the federal health ministry's latest data.
Besides, 738 deaths due to the pandemic since Friday morning took the death toll to 401,050. There are still 495,533 active COVID-19 cases in the country as there was a fall of 14,104 cases during the past 24 hours.
India's active caseload declined to 495,533. It fell to below 500,000-mark after 97 days, said the federal health ministry in a statement.
A total of 29,605,779 people have been successfully cured and discharged from hospitals so far, out of which 57,477 were discharged during the past 24 hours.