With 24,248 new cases, India has now replaced Russia as the country with third-most Covid-19 infections. The total number of coronavirus
cases in India stands at 712,920 and 20,073 people have died from the disease so far.
Hundreds of scientists, meanwhile, have claimed there is evidence that novel coronavirus
in smaller particles in the air could infect people. They have called for the World Health Organization
to revise its recommendations.
Coronavirus world update: As many as 11,624,659 people around the world have been diagnosed with Covid-19. So far, 6,579,153 have recovered, and 538,124 have died, according to Worldometer. Country-wise, the United States rfemains the most affected, with 3,002,381 coronavirus cases and 132,568 deaths.