The confirmed new infections has reached 382,000 in India.
Experts believe that the actual number of victims is significantly higher than the official figures.
In parts of the country, it is reportedly difficult to get tested for the Coronavirus at all.
In view of the fierce second Coronavirus wave in India, Australia recently banned all entry from India including its own citizens.
An Australian stranded in Bengaluru, India’s Silicon Valley, is planning legal action against the entry ban.
Violators of the rules face up to five years in prison and have also been threatened with heavy fines. (dpa/NAN)