India maintained new high of more than 5 lakh COVID 19 tests in a single day: Health Ministry

India has created and maintained a new high of more than 5 lakh COVID 19 tests conducted in a single day over two consecutive days.

Health Ministry said, this is the outcome of the Union Government’s focus on aggressive testing, tracking and treatment policy to curb the spread of COVID-19.

On Sunday, India tested a total of 5 lakh 15 thousand samples and yesterday, a total of 5 lakh 28 thousand samples were tested.