India has recorded 14,721 new cases in the past 24 hours. This is the highest recorded one day spike in the daily case count of Covid-19 patients. The total number of cases has increased to 3,95,812 cases as of today.
India has also recorded 365 deaths in the past 24 hours, increasing the death toll to 12,970 according to the official website of the health ministry which supplies information on Covid-19 cases.
The number of active cases is 1,68,586, and the number of discharged and cured patients stands at 2,14,206.
The number of cases in Andhra Pradesh stands at 7,961 with the death toll at 96 as of today. The number of active cases are 3,960 and the discharged patients are 3,905. The number of cases in Visakhapatnam stands at 382, with 29 new cases in the last 24 hours.
Inputs from Yukta Baid