India has recorded 13,826 new cases in the past 24 hours. This is the highest recorded one day spike in the daily case count of Covid-19 patients. This is also the second day in a row where India reported 13,000+ cases. The total number of cases has increased to 3,81,091 cases as of today.
India has also recorded 342 deaths in the past 24 hours, increasing the death toll to 12,604 according to the official website of the health ministry which supplies information on Covid-19 cases.
The number of active cases is 1,63,259, and the number of discharged and cured patients stands at 2,05,182.
The number of cases in Andhra Pradesh stands at 7,496 with the death toll at 92 as of today. The number of active cases are 3,632 and the discharged patients are 3,772. The number of cases in Visakhapatnam stands at 353, with 25 new cases in the last 24 hours.
Inputs from Yukta Baid