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India has recorded more than 200,000 daily COVID-19 cases for the first time

Business Insider | 15/04/2021 06:12 PM | Click to read full article

India reported 200,739 daily new COVID-19 cases and 1,038 deaths on Thursday. Mumbai and New Delhi are especially badly hit, with new lockdown measures enforced this week.

A curfew was imposed in the capital city of New Delhi on Thursday, and local authorities have ordered more than a dozen hotels and wedding halls to be converted into COVID-19 centres linked with city hospitals.