India has reached a total of 7,93,802 confirmed Covid-19 cases since the outbreak in March.
This is the highest spike of new cases to date.
The total number of new cases added in the past 24 hours has reached 26,506. The number of new deaths reported in the same period is 475.
The total number of deaths reported in the country has now reached 21,604.
The tally of active cases in the country stands at 2,76,685. Out of the total cases that have been reported, 4,95,513 have been cured or discharged.
The percentage of people who have recovered from the disease has increased to 62.4%.
The total number of tests that were conducted on Thursday was 2,83,659, according to the data provided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.