With a spike of 3,722 new cases in the last 24 hours, the COVID-19 count in India reached 78,003 on Thursday morning, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
As per the latest update by the Ministry, there are 49,219 active cases in the country while 26,235 patients have been cured and discharged, and one migrated, so far.
With 134 new deaths being reported due to the disease since yesterday, the toll due to the disease reached 2,549.
With 25,922 confirmed cases, Maharashtra is the worst affected by the infection in the count”>country so far.
Gujarat and Tamil Nadu, with 9,267 and 9,227, cases respectively are the next worst affected by the disease.
The national capital, Delhi, is just a couple of cases behind the 8 thousand mark as per the update on Thursday morning.