Ninety-one Covid-19 fatalities and 9,326 new cases were reported on Saturday, according to the Public Health Ministry.
Of the new cases, 9,134 cases were among the general population and 192 among inmates.
Over the past 24 hours, 3,841 Covid-19 patients recovered and were discharged from hospitals.
Since April 1, around when the third wave began, there have been 297,969 Covid-19 patients, 216,492 of whom have recovered.
Since the pandemic started early last year, there have been 336,158 cases, 243,918 of whom were discharged.
The death toll was 2,531 in the third wave and 2,625 from the beginning of the pandemic early last year.
The previous high of daily Covid-19 fatalities was at 75 on Thursday when the country logged 7,058 new infections.