New Delhi: India reported 4,14,182 fresh Covid-19 cases and 3,920 deaths in the last 24 hours on Thursday, May 6.
The country has reported a total of 2,14,85,285 cases and 2,34,071 deaths, according to updated data on Friday.
Among the states, Maharashtra recorded 62,194 infections, followed by Karnataka (49,058) and Kerala (42,464). Maharashtra also reported 853 fatalities, followed by Uttar Pradesh (350) and Delhi (335).
The figures exclude the cases and deaths recorded in Ladakh.
India’s test positivity rate is about 21.5 per cent. That is, approximately one in five persons tested are positive.