Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA
Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA

India closes in on US as coronavirus cases cross 7-million mark, Jakarta set to ease curbs

  • India expected to become pandemic’s worst-hit country in coming weeks as
  • Health Ministry registered 74,383 infections in past 24 hours with 918 deaths
  • Meanwhile, Indonesia’s capital will ease social distancing curbs starting on Monday despite struggling to contain the spread of infection

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA
Hindu devotees perform rituals in the Ganges river. India is anticipating a fresh surge in cases with religious festivals this and next month. Photo: DPA
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