The total number of coronavirus cases in the country has climbed to 24,506.
However, there was a sharp increase in the COVID-19 fatalities.
India recorded 1,429 coronavirus cases in last 24 hours.
Coronavirus has claimed 57 lives in last 24 hours, taking the death toll in the country to 775.
That was the highest single-day toll since the pandemic had emerged.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in India jumped to 24,506 with 18668 active cases and 5062 patients cured by Saturday, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The death toll rose to 775.