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    India now has the second-highest number of COVID-19 cases in the world, with a total of 18.3 million, and is registering over 380,000 new infections daily. The death toll is estimated at more than 200,000 people.

    Live outside Lok Nayak (LNJP) hospital in Delhi as India continues to register record numbers of COVID-19 cases.

    More than 40 countries have pledged to assist India in the fight against the current wave of coronavirus as New Delhi expects to receive oxygen generation equipment and medicine.

    India ranks second after the US in terms of its number of confirmed COVID-19 cases.

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