COVID-19 update: India records 49,881 new cases, 517 deaths in 24 hours; tally crosses 80-lakh mark

With 49,881 new COVID-19 cases, India's total cases surged to 80,40,203, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. With 517 new deaths, the death toll mounts to 1,20,527, as per the Union Health Ministry.