India's COVID-19 tally reached 66,85,083 on October 06. A spike of 61,267 new COVID-19 cases and 884 deaths reported in the last 24 hours. The COVID cases include 9,19,023 active cases, 56,62,491 cured/discharged/migrated cases and 1,03,569 deaths. According to Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a total of 8,10,71,797 samples tested in the country up to 5th October. Of these, 10,89,403 samples tested for COVID-19 on October 05.