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Delhi reports over 10,000 coronavirus cases in six days to breach 40K mark

It took eight days for the number of cases to rise from 20,000 to 30,000 in Delhi, while it took 13 days for the tally to progress from 10,000 to 20,000

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Press Trust of India New Delhi
The coronavirus tally climbed by over 10,000 and breached the 40,000 mark in just six days in Delhi. The cases grew with an average of over 1,600 new cases on a daily basis, a sharp spike from the 79 days it took to reach the 10,000 mark.

It took eight days for the number of cases to rise from 20,000 to 30,000 in Delhi, while it took 13 days for the tally to progress from 10,000 to 20,000.

According to the analysis of the Delhi government data, the number of cases crossed the 30,000 mark on June 9 and it

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First Published: Jun 15 2020 | 10:49 AM IST

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