The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP
The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP

Global coronavirus tally nears 30 million as rich nations snap up vaccine stocks

  • It took 18 days for global cases to surge from 25 million to more than 30 million
  • India firmly in focus as the latest epicentre records 98,000 new infections

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP
The body of a Covid-19 victim prepared for cremation in New Delhi. India is now second in the world with the number of reported infections with over 5.1 million cases. Photo: AP
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