India has reported 76,472 fresh cases of coronavirus and 1,021 deaths in the last 24 hours. The COVID-19 tally in the country now stands at 34,63,972, while the death toll rose to 62,550, according to Health Ministry data.
Of the total cases, 26,48,998 have been cured/discharged/migrated. There are 7,52,424 active cases of COVID-19 in India.
The recovery rate among coronavirus patients stands at 76.5%.
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said over 4.04 crore samples have been tested up to August 28 of which 9,28,761 samples were tested yesterday.