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India's coronavirus infections rise to 7.24 million

Reuters | Bengaluru | Updated: 14-10-2020 09:31 IST | Created: 14-10-2020 09:31 IST
India's coronavirus infections rise to 7.24 million

India's tally of coronavirus infections rose by 63,509 in the last 24 hours to stand at 7.24 million on Wednesday, health ministry data showed.

Deaths from COVID-19 infections rose by 730 to 110,586, the ministry said.

India crossed the 7 million mark on Sunday, adding a million cases in just 13 days. It has the world's second-highest tally after the United States, where the figure is nearing 8 million.


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