India reports new coronavirus recordChristian Fernsby ▼ | September 12, 2020
India reported a record daily jump in coronavirus cases for a second consecutive day, logging 97,570 new infections on Saturday.
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The growth in infections in India is faster than anywhere else in the world, as cases surge through urban and rural areas.
The western state of Maharashtra has been particularly hard-hit, with total confirmed cases breaching the 1 million mark late on Friday, making it the first state or province anywhere in the world to cross that mark. ■