It is the highest daily number of infections reported in the country to date.
Accordingly, the total number of infected persons in India has increased to 138 million.
Yesterday (13) marked the highest number of daily deaths in the country within the past six months.
That number is 1,027.
In Maharashtra alone, more than 60,000 cases were reported yesterday.
Accordingly, the Chief Minister took steps to close the state for 15 days.