In India, total number of COVID-19 cases is currently 1,65,799 cluding 89,987 active cases and 71,105 cured/migrated/discharged.
Highest spike of 7,466 new COVID-19 cases and 175 deaths in the last 24 hours have been reported in the country.
The total death toll has now reached 4,706 deaths, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said in its latest update on Friday.
Cabinet secretary held video conference with state governments and administrations in Union Territories to discuss the scenario after May 30 – the day when lockdown 4 is scheduled to end.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah has also held key meetings with chief ministers to seek suggestions over lockdown and present COVID 19-related scenario in the country. Meanwhile, a sharp rise in coronavirus cases has been reported in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Delhi, West Bengal, Ahmedabad. Haryana has ordered sealing of its borders with the national capital.