Covid-19: India records highest single-day surge with 3,86,452 new cases

Bengaluru - The deaths from Covid-19 jumped by 3,498 over the last 24 hours.



By Reuters

Published: Fri 30 Apr 2021, 8:06 AM

Last updated: Fri 30 Apr 2021, 8:57 AM

India posted a record daily rise in coronavirus cases of 386,452 on Friday, while deaths from Covid-19 jumped by 3,498 over the last 24 hours, according to health ministry data.

India has added about 7.7 million cases to its total case load since the end of February, when its second wave picked up steam, according to a Reuters tally. In contrast, it took India nearly six months to add the previous 7.7 million cases.


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