Mumbai, August 21
India hurtled towards the three million mark for coronavirus circumstances on Friday, reporting 68,898 new infections within the final 24 hours, knowledge from the Union well being ministry confirmed.
The complete variety of circumstances within the nation now stands at 2.9 million.
Deaths in the identical interval jumped by 983, with the whole now at 54,849.
India is the worst-hit nation in Asia, and third behind the United States and Brazil by way of complete circumstances of the coronavirus.–Reuters