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Indias virus caseload tops 3 million as disease moves south – The Associated Press

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NEW DELHI (AP)– Indias coronavirus caseload topped 3 million on Sunday, with the nation leading the world in brand-new infections as the disease marched through impoverished backwoods in the north and the wealthier however older populations of the south.
Health authorities reported 69,239 new cases and 912 deaths, bringing the total to 3,044,940.
Cases have leveled off in Indias two biggest cities, with serological studies showing prevalent prevalence among the residents of the capital, New Delhi, and monetary center Mumbai.

New locations continue to feed surges in cases in rural areas of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar states in Indias north, and in the southern states of Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.
India has the third-highest caseload after the United States and Brazil, and its 56,706 casualties are the fourth-highest worldwide.
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This story corrects the variety of brand-new cases.