Coronavirus update: India has recorded its highest-ever single-day spike of almost 84,000 in new coronavirus cases. The complete now stands at 3,853,406. Going by the current trend, India will soon overhaul Brazil as the worst-hit nation after the United States. As many as 1,026 deaths were recording across India the day prior to this pushing complete Covid death toll to 67,486. Maharashtra witnessed 17,433 new cases and Karnataka reported its biggested 24-hour spike of over 9,800 Covid cases. With 2,509 fresh cases, Delhi recorded highest single-day spike in almost 2 months, to take its tally to 1,79,569. Uttarakhand also recorded its highest single-day spike of 836 coronavirus cases, taking the infection tally to 21,234.
Five most affected states by complete tally of cases are Maharashtra (825,739), Andhra Pradesh (455,531), Tamil Nadu (439,000), Karnataka (361,341), and Uttar Pradesh (235,757).
Coronavirus world update: As many as 26,169,212 people world wide have been diagnosed with Covid-19. While more than 18,430,897 have retrieved, 866,581 have died so far. The United States, the worst-hit country, has 6,290,425. cases. It is followed by Brazil, which has 4,001,422.