NEW DELHI: Coronavirus cases in India have risen to 8,20,916 as the country recorded its biggest one-day jump in coronavirus infections.
According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 27,114 cases were recorded in last 24 hours.
The number of active cases in the country stands at 2,83,407.
Coronavirus deaths in India have surged to 22,123, while 5,15,385 people have been cured/discharged.
Maharashtra tops the chart and remains the worst-hit state, with cases reaching up to 2,38,461 and 9,893 casualties so far, of which 226 occurred in the last 24 hours. Tamil Nadu remained the second-worst hit with a total of 1,30,261 cases, including 1,829 deaths.