India reported more than 83,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, showing some decline after reaching a record a week earlier, APA reports citing Yahoo.
The country has now confirmed more than 5.6 million cases. The health ministry also reported 1,085 new fatalities, raising the death toll to 90,020.
India is expected to become the world's worst-hit country within weeks, surpassing the United States, where nearly 6.9 million people have been infected by the virus.
But the past week has seen some improvement in India, with the numbers dropping after a record 97,894 new cases were reported on Sept. 16.