New Delhi: India on Monday recorded 28,701 new coronavirus cases, taking the total to 8,78,252.
The toll in the country rose by 500 to 23,174. This is the biggest single-day jump in infections so far. More than 5.53 lakh people have recovered.
The global coronavirus count is now over 1.29 crore, while the toll has crossed 5.69 lakh, according to the Johns Hopkins University. More than 71.1 lakh people have recovered so far.