New Delhi: The number of coronavirus cases in India rose to 96,169 on Monday morning and the toll went up to 3,029. The country recorded the biggest single-day surge with 5,242 new cases and 157 deaths in the last 24 hours.
The nationwide lockdown to control the spread of the coronavirus infection has been extended till May 31 but with major relaxations outside containment zones. States and Union Territories will decide the containment, buffer, red, orange and green zones.
Globally, COVID-19 has infected more than 47.13 lakh people and claimed over 3.15 lakh lives, according to the Johns Hopkins University tracker.