COVID-19 cases have spiked in Mumbai and other cities, placing India on the third place in the fatality rate globally.
Maharashtra bears the highest share of the total number of COVID cases in India. The state Health Department announced 18,056 new COVID-19 positive cases in a day, pushing the state's total cases to 1,339,232 and 380 deaths in a single day. Mumbai has been the COVID-19 hotspot since the beginning. There has been a constant rise in the number of COVID cases.
India's COVID-19 case count crossed the sixty-lakh mark with 83,170 news in a single day. The Health Ministry said on September 27 that India recorded ten lakh recoveries in the last 11 days. After the United States, India is the second-worst hit nation with positive cases, and in fatalities globally, it stands in the third spot after the United States and Brazil.
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