India becomes 3rd country to cross 2m Covid-19 cases mark

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India becomes 3rd country to cross 2m Covid-19 cases mark

Mumbai (Web Desk): After the US and Brazil, India’s coronavirus tally crossed the 2 million mark on Thursday evening.


It just took 20 days for the country to go from 1 million cases to 2 million, according to Health Ministry figures.

The country registered 62,170 cases over the last 24 hours, bringing the total caseload to 2.03 million, according to official government data. India’s death tally also soared to 41,638.

The recovery rate of Covid-19 patients in India continued its upward journey to reach another record high of 67.62%, said the ministry.