Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday reported the highest-ever single-day spike of 18,021 coronavirus cases.
The total number of cases in the state stands at 7,23,582 and the active caseload is 95,980.
The state recorded 85 deaths, which is the highest single-day toll this month.
Over 80 lakh persons have been administered Covid-19 vaccine in the state.
On Monday, 2.18 lakh samples were tested and the total number of samples tested so far rose to over 3.71 crore.