India coronavirus infections top one million

India is seeing an alarming rise in COVID-19 cases.
It is the third-worst affected country, with more than 25,000 coronavirus related deaths.
And as cases surpass one million, more states are imposing lockdowns to contain the outbreak.
Al Jazeera’s Elizabeth Puranam reports from New Delhi.

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