India struggles to contain COVID-19 crisis

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding talks with state leaders to discuss how to combat the coronavirus. The government is struggling to get the outbreak under control; reporting more than 83,000 new infections in the past 24 hours. Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports. –

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