India hits record high in daily coronavirus cases
Published : Thursday, 23 July, 2020 at 4:09 PM Count : 1480
India reported a record jump of 45,720 in coronavirus infections on Wednesday taking its total number of cases to 1.24 million, the health ministry said on Thursday.
India also reported 1,129 deaths for Wednesday, taking the death toll to 29,861. India has the third-highest number of cases after the United States and Brazil.
More than 15.01 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and
616,276 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.