Record single-day spike of 77,266 COVID-19 cases in India

New Delhi: India witnessed a spike in coronavirus cases again on Friday morning after the country recorded as many as 77,266 new coronavirus cases and 1,057 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to Union health ministry data.

India's COVID-19 tally crossed 33 lakh-mark with Maharashtra recording the highest number of cases.

India’s tally now stands at  33,87,501.

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 24.3 million, while the deaths have increased to over 829,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Asianet Online