India has jumped to spots to 13th among the countries most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Its number of Covid-19 cases has swelled to 52,987. So far, 1,785 people have died in the country from the fatal disease, according to Worldometer.
Maharashtra, the most affected state in India, now has 16,758 corona cases. Tamil Nadu, which recently witnessed a sudden surge in the number of cases, now has 4,829 cases.
Gujarat, which has been the second-most affected had to deploy paramilatry in its epicentre Ahmedabad in view of a jump in number of cases.
While Maharashtra and Gujarat have the highest number of confirmed cases in India, Delhi has the highest concentration of positive coronavirus cases per million people.