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Breaking News: June 20, 2020 | As it happened

Coronavirus cases across the planet have topped 8.7 million while the number of deaths has moved past 4.6 lakh. The USA, Brazil, Russia, and India remain the 4 countries with the highest rise in COVID-19 cases in the last few days.

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New Delhi Updated on: June 20, 2020 23:25 IST
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Coronavirus cases across the planet have topped 8.7 million while the number of deaths has moved past 4.6 lakh. The USA, Brazil, Russia, and India remain the 4 countries with the highest rise in COVID-19 cases in the last few days. Internally, India has had over 3.8 lakh COVID-19 cases and over 12,500 deaths. The situation at the LAC remains tense. Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday held an all-party meeting where most of the opposition leaders echoed their support to the government. IndiaTVnews.com brings to you all the live updates from across the country and the world. 

 

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  • 7:21 AM (IST) Posted by Sidhant Mamtany

    COVID-19 Morning Brief: Brazil becomes second country to cross 1 million coronavirus cases

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    Here's a quick overview: 

    The total number of global cases has surpassed  8.7 million, including more than 460,000 fatalities. More than 4,625,000 patients are reported to have recovered.

    Worst Impacted countries

    Apart from India, the countries worst impacted by COVID-19 are, 

    Name COVID-19 cases

    COVID-19 deaths

    USA 2,297,190 121,407
    Brazil 1,038,568 49,090
    Russia 569,060 7,841
    UK 301,815 42,461
    Spain 292,655 28,315

    Coronavirus in India: Total COVID-19 positive cases stand at 380,535
    Coronavirus Death Toll in India: Total COVID-19 positive deaths in India stand at 12,573

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