There were 63,624 active coronavirus patients in the country, according to ministry of health and family welfare. On a positive side, at least 40% of the total coronavirus cases were recovered from the disease.
More than 45,000 people have been cured so far.
The total number of Covid-19 cases in the country rose to 1,12,359 today, with the active cases at 63,624.
As many as 3,435 people have died in the last 24 hours, the Union health ministry said in the second-biggest single-day spike in the number of cases in the country.