India recorded its biggest single-day surge in Covid-19 infections by adding 83,029 till Thursday morning crossing the 83,000-mark for the first time since the outbreak of the pandemic. No other country in the world has come anywhere close to the 83,000-mark in a day. This is the third time that India has crossed the 80,000-mark, moreover in last 4 day. The cumulative caseload of the country as per figures now stands at 38,45,059. As many as 29,60,451 of them have recovered while the active cases stand at 8,17,193.