Indian health authorities say 8,392 new coronavirus patients were registered in the past 24 hours — the highest number of cases identified in a single day since the pandemic began.
The previous high, 8,380 cases, was recorded yesterday.
The country has now confirmed at least 190,535 cases of Covid-19, killing at least 5,394 people.
Maharashtra, which is home to the cities of Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur, has recorded 67,655 confirmed cases — more than any other state in India.
Source: CNN News