India coronavirus cases top 20 million

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(WETM) – A top expert is warning that the next coming weeks will be horrible, as Covid-19 infections and deaths are increasing in India.

Today, the official count of coronavirus cases surpasses 20 million.

This number has doubled in the past three months, and deaths have passed 220,000.

True numbers are believed to be much higher.

Infections have increased in India since February.

More contagious variants have been discovered as government decisions allow massive crowds to gather for Hindu religious festivals and political rallies before state elections.

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