India records highest single-day spike of 16,922 new COVID-19 positive cases in last 24 hours, total cases in the country stand at 4,73,105 including 1,86,514 active cases, 2,71,697 cured/discharged/migrated and 14,894 deaths, on Thursday, 25 June.
The West Bengal government on Wednesday announced the extension of lockdown till 31 July to contain the spread of COVID-19, PTI reported.
- Maharashtra on Wednesday reported 3,890 new cases of COVID-19 and 208 fatalities, taking the tally in the state to 1,42,900 and the death toll to 6,739
- Tamil Nadu reported 2,865 new coronavirus cases in what was the biggest one-day spike, taking the tally to 67,468
- The ICMR on Wednesday said that 73,52,911 samples have been tested till 23 June, including 2,15,195 samples tested in the last 24 hours