India’s tally of coronavirus infections has surged past 20 million, boosted by 357,229 new cases over the past 24 hours.
- A top expert has warned that the coming weeks in the country will be “horrible”
- Infections have surged in India since February in a disastrous turn blamed on more contagious variants
- India’s official average of newly confirmed cases per day has soared from over 65,000 on April 1 to about 370,000
Deaths rose 3,449 for a total toll of 222,408, health ministry data showed.