India’s COVID-19 statistics have seen a record single-day daily growth of 9,304 cases, with the total count reaching 216,919, the data of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare showed on Thursday, APA reports citing Sputnik.
The death toll has risen by 260 to 6,076 in the past 24 hours. Recoveries have gone up by 3,804 to 104,106. The number of active cases stands at 106,737, according to the ministry.
India's central state of Maharashtra with confirmed 74,860 COVID-19 cases remains the most affected region. It is followed by the southern state of Tamil Nadu, with 25,872 cases, and the National Capital Territory of Delhi, with 23,645 cases.