* The UK is shown for reference, it has recorded the 13th highest number of coronavirus cases in the world
Daily Mail: India now has the second highest number of Covid-19 cases behind the US as number of infections surges* Another 90,082 cases were recorded on Monday, with 1,016 new fatalities
* Rising number of daily infections in the cities and is spreading into rural areas
* India has recorded 4.2 million cases; the US, 6.2 million; and Brazil 4.1 million
* India’s death toll stands at 71,642 compared to 193k in the US and 126k in Brazil
India now has the second highest number of coronavirus cases behind the US after a recent surge in infections.
With its nationwide tally of 4.2 million exceeded only by the U.S. figure of 6.2 million, India is adding more cases each day than any other country this year since the outbreak of the pandemic.
Another 90,082 cases were recorded on Monday, with 1,016 new fatalities, and the rising number of infections is attributed to the disease spreading to rural areas and increased testing.
India has fared remarkably well with a death toll of 71,642, compared with nearly 193,000 in the US and 126,000 in Brazil (which has the third highest cases: 4.1m).
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