A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP
A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: WHO urges world not to despair as global cases pass 20 million

  • It took about six months to reach 10 million infections, but just 43 days to double that tally
  • US, Brazil and India account for more than half of known cases

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP
A health worker collects a swab from a resident at a makeshift coronavirus testing booth in Hyderabad on Monday. Photo: AFP
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