Coronavirus total count rises to 1397 in India; Global cases cross 800000
The Covid-19 crisis appeared escalating with at least 11 new deaths including of six from Telangana who had attended a religious congregation in Delhi's Nizamuddin area. In the largest one day increase, India witnessed 227 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total count past 1397. 123 have been cured while 35 deaths reported in India. COVID-19 has now infected 801,400 people worldwide and 38,743 people have been killed.