India’s coronavirus tally rose to 7,67,296, with 24,879 new cases in 24 hours on Thursday morning. This is the highest single-day surge in fresh infections. The toll went up by 487 to 21,129. More than 4.76 lakh people have recovered.
India has now taken the third spot in the list of nations worst hit by coronavirus. India is now preceded only by Brazil and the US.
The tally in the United States has crossed 30 lakh with 55,000 new cases, according to Johns Hopkins University on Thursday. There are a total of 30,51,427 cases in the US, including 1,32,256 deaths.
The global coronavirus count is now over 1.20 crore, while the toll has crossed 5.48 lakh, according to the Johns Hopkins University. More than 65 lakh people have recovered so far.