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Covid-19 Factoid: India has added over 1000 deaths every day for 22 days

Columbia becomes the fifth worst-hit nation in the world while in Punjab total cases cross the 100,000 mark

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India has been adding over 1,000 deaths daily since last 22 days.

Jyotindra Dubey
The global count of coronavirus cases nearing 32 million, with over 7.44 million cases currently active. Of this number, over 2.55 million cases are located in the US. The global death toll has now reached over 975,000, with more than 205,000 dead in the US alone.

India has the fastest rising pandemic curve in the world with the total case tally nearing 5.7 million. Over 17 per cent of its cases, or 968,377 cases, are currently active. With almost 4.5 million people beating the infection, the recovery rate for India is over 81 per cent.

Here are some data insights
Topics : Coronavirus

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First Published: Sep 23 2020 | 11:45 AM IST

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