The death toll due to coronavirus rose to 1,008 in India on Wednesday, according to figures published by the Ministry of Health at 5.30 pm. Of the total figure, about 7,797 people were either cured or migrated. At least 1,813 new cases and 71 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours. Maharashtra continued to remain on the top with 9,318 cases and 400 deaths. Gujarat was second with 3,774 confirmed cases of the virus, followed by Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh.