The 6,088 new patients bring the national tally to 118,447 cases. This is India's biggest one-day jump in cases so far, while the death toll stands at 3,583, CNN reported.
Of the total cases, more than 48,500 patients have recovered, according to the health ministry.
More than 2.7 million tests have been conducted nationwide, according to the Indian Council of Medical Research.
More than 5.1 million cases of COVID-19 have been reported worldwide, including over 333,000 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University.