Updated on: April 28, 2021 11:45 IST

The chimney of the crematorium collapses due to overheating in Surat

Panic aroused among people after the chimney of the crematorium collapsed in Surat. India’s daily COVID-19 cases retreated from record levels on Tuesday but stayed above the 200,000 mark for a sixth-straight day, with cases increasing by 259,170 over the last 24 hours.