109 days after the first person tested positive for COVID-19 in India, the country’s case count crossed the 1 lakh mark with the number of infections having doubled in just a little over past 12 days.
Global cases cross 4.7 million & toll surges past 315,000
US death toll nears 90,000 & cases cross 1.4 million.
China OK with virus origin probe but after outbreak is controlled. China has conceded to a draft resolution backed by 120 nations including India, at the WHO’s World Health Assembly calling for a probe into the source of the coronavirus that has claimed over 3 lakh lives worldwide.
Japan, world’s 3rd largest economy, falls into a recession for the first time since 2015.