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India records lowest single-day COVID-19 tally since middle of August

Rajanish Kakade, AP

Posted at Oct 13 2020 11:24 PM | Updated as of Oct 13 2020 11:38 PM

India records lowest single-day COVID-19 tally since middle of August

A health worker takes a swab sample to test for COVID-19 outside a garment shop in Mumbai, India on Tuesday. India has registered 55,342 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, its lowest single-day tally since the middle of August. 

The country of nearly 1.4 billion people is the world’s second most coronavirus affected after the United States.