India’s cemeteries fill as nationwide Covid-19 cases surpass 9 million, death toll over 132,000

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “India’s cemeteries fill as nationwide Covid-19 cases surpass 9 million, death toll over 132,000” – below is their description.

    Burial space is fast running out in one of the largest cemeteries in the Indian capital New Delhi as the nation reached a grim milestone of 9 million Covid-19 infections on November 20, 2020. The country had reported more than 45,800 infections in the previous 24 hours alone. The number of coronavirus deaths in India stood at over 132,000 as of November 20. Support us:

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