With 1,990 positive Covid-19 cases reported in the last 24 hours, India has witnessed the highest jump in cases in a single day. And this brings the total cases in India to 26,479. 

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Source: covid19org

Out of the total positive cases, over 6,000 have recovered to date and 829 have succumbed to the virus.  

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Source: BBC

Maharashtra continues to have the highest number of positive cases, with 6,229 active cases.

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Source: covid19org

Currently, the nationwide lockdown is supposed to end on May 03. However, the Centre recently introduced minor relaxations under the lockdown.