efe-epaNew Delhi

India on Sunday recorded 88,600 new coronavirus infections, taking its overall tally to nearly 6 million as the country inched closer to the United States, the worst affected country by the pandemic.

According to federal health ministry data, India also recorded 1,124 deaths in the 24 hours ending Saturday morning, bringing the total number of Covid-19 fatalities to 94,534. EFE-EPA