Coronavirus updates for July 19

Here's a roundup of YourStory's coverage today of how India and the world are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.
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India reported an increase of nearly 39,000 cases in a day, and according to the Health Ministry, the country also recorded a record increase in the number of people recovered. The death tally crossed 27,000.

Many states including Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Tripura, and Karnataka saw record daily increase in cases. Meanwhile, Delhi saw the lowest count in new cases in over a month, with over 80 percent patients in the state recovered.

The number of global deaths crossed six lakh. The World Health Organisation reported the biggest daily increase in coronavirus cases across the world — a majority of them emerging from the US, Brazil, India, and South Africa.



Here's a roundup of YourStory's coverage today of how India and the world are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

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