India adds another 83K, nears 2nd most in world

NEW DELHI (AP) — The number of people confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus in India rose by another 80,000 and is near Brazil’s total, the second-highest in the world.

The 83,341 cases added in the past 24 hours pushed India’s total past 3.9 million, according to the Health Ministry. Brazil has confirmed more than four million infections while the United States (US) has more 6.1 million people infected, according to Johns Hopkins University.

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