India has become the second country in the world after the US to record 5 million Covid-19 cases, with the last 1 million coming in a world-record time of 11 days. The country recorded 90,123 fresh cases, while deaths rose by 1,290 in last 24 hours. Stay with TOI for the latest updates.
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The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 54 million, including 1,324,317 fatalities. As many as 38,135,524 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on the coronavirus pandemic as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine.