India registered 2.08 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours and 4,157 deaths. The country also saw the highest testing in a day since the pandemic broke (22,17,320).
So far, 3.11 lakh deaths linked to Covid have been recorded, 2.71 crore total cases have been logged.
Kerala and Tamil Nadu are witnessing a worrying surge in cases; Maharashtra, with the highest overall case count, has been registering a drop in cases.
While Maharashtra logged 24,136 fresh cases in the last 24 hours, Kerala logged 29,803 cases and 34,285 cases were recorded in Tamil Nadu.
After weeks of lockdown, Delhi on Tuesday logged 1,568 fresh infections.