The New Paper

May 5, 2021

India surpasses 20M coronavirus cases

India surpassed 20M coronavirus cases yesterday, becoming the second country to reach the tally (after the US) amid a recent surge in cases. The increase has caused widespread concerns over hospital capacity and medical supply availability and prompted several nations (including the US) to pledge support.
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