The total number of COVID-19 positive cases in the country reached 21393 on Thursday morning.
According to Union health ministry, of the total cases at least 16,454 are active cases.
A total of 4,257 people have recovered and 681 people have lost their lives.
Maharashtra reported 5,652 cases and 269 fatalities so far, followed by Gujarat with 2,407 cases and 103 deaths and Delhi with 2,248 cases and 48 deaths.
Number of people who recovered in Maharashtra stood at 789.
In the national capital, it is 724 and in Gujarat 179 people have recovered so far.
Other states which have more than 1500 cases are Rajasthan (1890), Tamil Nadu (1629) and Madhya Pradesh (1592).