On Wednesday, India reported 3,60,960 fresh coronavirus infections, taking the cumulative caseload to 1,79,97,267, as per data by the health ministry.
The country’s total COVID-19 caseload has now increased to 1.79 crore (1,79,97,267), of which, 29.78 lakh (29,78,709) are active cases. India has also witnessed 2.01 lakh (2,01,187) coronavirus-related deaths.
For the past seven days, India has been observing a daily surge of over 3 lakh cases owing to the second wave of COVID-19.
India reported 3,286 new fatalities, taking the total number of COVID-related deaths in the country to 201,187.